Mission
The mission of KIPP Bridge Academy is to develop the academic knowledge, skills, and character traits necessary for students to achieve success in the finest high schools and colleges, and to lead choice filled lives.

Vision
The vision of KIPP Bridge Academy is to provide all students with an outstanding education that emphasizes critical thinking, reading, and writing. This education, along with the promotion of excellent citizenship and the appreciation of diversity, will develop college-bound community leaders.

School Profile

I’m excited to send my elementary student to KIPP. I’m confident she’ll get the skills needed to succeed in college and beyond, and that my children will one day grow up to change the world.

John Hughes, Parent, KIPP Bridge Academy

Enrollment Information

We are now accepting applications for the 2019-2020 school year! Applications are still being accepted.

Applications submitted after the February 8 deadline will be considered a Round 2 Application. You will be placed on a waiting list and/or offered enrollment if space becomes available. Round 2 applicants will be placed on waitlists on a first-come first-served basis. We will work to get back to you as soon as possible

Please call the main office for more details at 510-874-7255. Want to learn more about our school before you apply? Need more information about our enrollment process?

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Student Community

565

Number of Students

TK–8

Grades Served


100%
Students of Color

78%

Eligible for free or reduced-price lunch

12%

Receive special education services

24%

English language learners
What Makes KIPP Different?

With a focus on character and academics, our free public charter schools prepare students for success in college and opportunity in life.

High Expectations

Clearly defined and measurable high expectations for academic achievement and conduct that creates and reinforces a culture of achievement and support. We know that every student is different and we personalize learning based on a student’s needs, skills, and interests.

Strength of Character

We believe that our students need both a strong academic foundation and well-developed character strengths to succeed in college and the world beyond.

Highly Skilled Teachers & Leaders

We empower educators to lead school teams and invest in training to help them grow as professionals.

Safe & Structured Environments

Our schools provide a safe, structured, and nurturing environment so that our students thrive and maximize their learning.

KIPP Through College

Counselors support students as they prepare for college and career, and navigate social, academic, and financial challenges while in college.