KIPP Texas Public Schools plans to open new Sugar Land campus, begins school year virtually

KIPP students began the school year online Aug. 24 and will be phased into the building starting Sept. 21. (Courtesy KIPP Texas Public Schools)
KIPP students began the school year online Aug. 24 and will be phased into the building starting Sept. 21. (Courtesy KIPP Texas Public Schools)

KIPP students began the school year online Aug. 24 and will be phased into the building starting Sept. 21. (Courtesy KIPP Texas Public Schools)

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The new KIPP Texas Public Schools campus is under construction on Florence Road in Sugar Land. Students began the school year online Aug. 24 and students will be phased in to the building starting Sept. 21. (Courtesy KIPP Texas Public Schools)
A new KIPP Texas Public Schools campus at 14030 Florence Road, Sugar Land, began the 2020-21 school year virtually Aug. 24.

The new campus is home to two school buildings: a KIPP Journey Primary school for students in kindergarten and first grade and a KIPP Journey Collegiate school for students in fifth and sixth grade. Over time, the KIPP Journey program will grow so that students from pre-K through 12th grade will attend two schools on one campus.


The school plans to invite small groups of students to campus beginning Sept. 21 with the goal of fully phasing in in-person learning by Oct. 19 for those students who requested it. 832-392-2662 (Primary); 281-900-0490 (Collegiate). https://kipptexas.org/our-schools/houston/
By Claire Shoop
Claire joined Community Impact Newspaper in September 2019 as the reporter for the Sugar Land/Missouri City edition. She graduated from The University of Texas at Austin in May 2019 where she studied journalism, government and Arabic. While in school, Claire was a fellow for The Texas Tribune, worked for the student newspaper, The Daily Texan, and spent a semester in Washington, D.C. She enjoys playing cards with her family and listening to the Boss, Bruce Springsteen.


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