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Public funding does not cover all the costs of running KIPP Iluminar Academy and the other schools KIPP LA operates. As a result, support from our community is vital to our success. Click on the link below to learn more about how you can help.
KIPP Iluminar Academy
KIPP Iluminar Academy is a tuition-free public charter elementary school that opened in summer 2013. KIPP Iluminar Academy will serve 220 kindergarten and first grade students in 2013-14, and will add one grade each year until we reach capacity in 2016 with 530 students in kindergarten through fourth grade.
KIPP Iluminar is part of the renowned national KIPP (Knowledge Is Power Program) network of schools. The school is operated by KIPP LA Schools, a charter school management organization. To learn more about KIPP, click here. To learn more about KIPP LA, click here.
At KIPP Iluminar Academy we believe that the complexities of our world will require our children to brighten our future with critical thought and imagination. Through rigorous teaching and learning, collaborative character development, and arts-based learning experiences, our children will become innovative individuals that take risks for the good of our collective community and persevere as they seek knowledge through college and beyond.