Rise Academy is the second middle school in the KIPP New Jersey network. Since opening in August 2006, the school has grown to 450 students in grades 5-8. Rise Academy is the school that makes learning fun, from offering over 30 extra-curriculars, to turning reading and math into prize-winning competitions.
The mission of KIPP New Jersey is to create a network of schools in Camden and Newark, New Jersey, that instill in their students the desire and ability to succeed in college, in order to change the world. KIPP New Jersey is growing to serve students in Camden and Newark across 15 schools.
School Information for Families
The Newark Enrolls School Guidebook provides an overview for families of how each participating school is performing in several different areas, including attendance, test scores, and graduation rates. It also provides information about community partnerships, as well as sports, clubs, and other activities.
David Branson, School Leader