Kipp Climb Academy

8805 Ferndale
Houston, TX 77017
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 804 students in grades Prekindergarten-4, Kipp Climb Academy ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 42%).
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 804 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Bottom 50% in TX
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Kipp Climb Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Kipp Climb Academy's student population of 804 students has grown by 77% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 84% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students
804 students
This chart display total students of Kipp Climb Academy by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of Kipp Climb Academy
Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Kipp Climb Academy by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Kipp Climb Academy by grade.

School Rankings

Kipp Climb Academy ranks within the bottom 50% of all 8,079 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Kipp Climb Academy is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (TX)
#6874 out of 8079 schools
(Bottom 50%)
15-19%
37%
20-24%
42%
Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
14:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Kipp Climb Academy and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Kipp Climb Academy and the percentage of Asian public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
80%
53%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Kipp Climb Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
18%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Kipp Climb Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
1%
26%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Kipp Climb Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kipp Climb Academy.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
0.33
This chart display the diversity score of Kipp Climb Academy and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kipp Climb Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kipp Climb Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Kipp Climb Academy's ranking?
Kipp Climb Academy is ranked #6874 out of 8,079 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Texas.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
15-19% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% TX state average), while 20-24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% TX state average).
How many students attend Kipp Climb Academy?
804 students attend Kipp Climb Academy.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
80% of Kipp Climb Academy students are Hispanic, 18% of students are Black, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are White.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Kipp Climb Academy?
Kipp Climb Academy has a student ration of 23:1, which is higher than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Kipp Climb Academy offer ?
Kipp Climb Academy offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-4
What school district is Kipp Climb Academy part of?
Kipp Climb Academy is part of KIPP Texas Public Schools School District.
In what neighborhood is Kipp Climb Academy located?
Kipp Climb Academy is located in the Meadowbrook And Allendale neighborhood of Houston, TX. There are 6 other public schools located in Meadowbrook And Allendale.

School Reviews

Review Kipp Climb Academy. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Recent Articles

Spanking in Public Schools: The Ongoing Debate
Spanking in Public Schools: The Ongoing Debate
Indeed, there are still school districts today in America that allow teachers to spank students. Learn about the current spanking situation in schools and why the debate continues to heat up.
Banishing the Phone-based Childhood
Banishing the Phone-based Childhood
The article advocates for a dramatic cultural shift - delaying kids' smartphone ownership until high school and social media access until 16, promoting more free play, and fostering a healthier, screen-free childhood through collective action.
Understanding ADHD in Children: Signs, Diagnosis, and Support Strategies
April 12, 2024
Understanding ADHD in Children: Signs, Diagnosis, and Support Strategies
This comprehensive article explores the complex nature of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children, providing insights into its symptoms, diagnosis process, and effective support strategies. From recognizing early signs to navigating the diagnostic journey, parents will gain valuable knowledge to help their child thrive. Expert insights, real-life examples, and practical tips empower readers to create a supportive environment that meets the unique needs of children with ADHD.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 804 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Quick Links