Who We Are

KIPP WAYS Academy is a tuition-free public charter middle school located in West Atlanta. Founded in 2003, we serve approximately 320 students in fifth through eighth grade. KIPP WAYS Academy is part of KIPP Metro Atlanta and the national KIPP network of schools preparing students for success in college and in life. To learn more click here.

  • 2003
  • 5th-8th Grades
  • 320 Students
  • Northwest Atlanta
  • 100% Of 8th grade students proficient in Language Arts and Reading

What is New

Welcome NEW and Returning KIPPSters!

  • Registration for new Primary students will be Saturday April 19, 2014 from 8am-1pm
  • Registration for Returning WAYS students will be May 5-16 from 7:30am-3:00pm. Please come to the office to submit your enrollment paperwork.
  • New Student Registration Checklist will be mailed out, but you can click here, if you would like to start gathering documents :)
  • Returning Student Registration Checklist click to view the required paperwork for registration


April 26: Middle School Registration 8 am-p1m

April 30: Scholar Innovation Fair

April 23-May 2: CRCT Testing, click here for tips to help your scholars ACE their CRCT

May 5: MAP Testing Begins

May 5-16: Returning Students Registration 7:30am-3pm

May 22: 8th Grade Bridging (Morehouse School of Medicine) and School Awards Ceremony

May 23: Art-A-Fair/Last Day of School More information to come about Art-A-Fair

REMINDER:  Students are released at 3pm every Wednesday - note due to missed days, dismissal on the following Wednesdays will be at 5pm: March 5, 12, 19, 26, and April 2

NOTICE TO PARENTS:  There is a $1 charge for each minute your child is picked up late.

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UPDATED UNIFORM INFO:  Cash payments in exact amounts may be made Monday-Friday between the hours of 7:15am and 1pm ONLY.  All other payments (i.e. checks, debit and credit) may be made between the hours of 7:15am and 5pm on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.  On Wednesday these payments are accepted between 7:15am-3:30pm (Wednesday).

How to order:  Log on to http//kippwaysacademy.logoshop.com  *All orders willship to KIPP WAYS Academy for Pickup* See the new additions to our uniform store online!

Access our weekly blast here: Please check out the KIPP METRO Atlanta Blog to see KIPP WAYS Academy student and staff interviews!

Do you enjoy game shows? Do you enjoy spreading the word about KIPP and the work we do? Join us for the Are You Smarter than a KIPPster annual fundraiser!

What We Do

KIPP WAYS Academy offers an academically rigorous and structured learning environment that focuses on preparing students for competitive high schools and colleges. With a primary focus on scholarship, students at KIPP WAYS Academy are referred to and treated as “scholars,” which sets a clear tone at the school that learning is revered and will not be compromised in any way.


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We've moved!

350 Temple Street, NW -
Atlanta, GA  30314

Phone: 404-475-1941404-475-1941
Fax: 404-475-1946