KIPP Academy Boston, a K-8 school, opened its doors in 2013.  Part of a larger network of 200 public charter schools in 31 regions across the country, KIPP Boston provides an academic program with high academic expectations and character development. KIPP’s outstanding teachers and leaders ensure that the school’s students get to and through college. Now located in a permanent facility in Mattapan, KIPP will add 160 more students to complete its growth.