KIPP Philosophers Academy


(5th and 6th Grade) 706 E. Manchester Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90001

(7th - 8th Grade) 8300 S. Central Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90001

For the 2019-20 school year, KIPP Philosophers Academy will accept application forms during the interest period for students entering 5th through 8th grade for the 2019-20 school year.  Should we receive more application forms than spaces available for a grade level, the school will host a lottery.


October 1, 2018 at 7:00am  – February 15, 2019 at 4:00pm

As of February 16, 2018, the lottery interest period will close. Any applications submitted after this date and time will be added to the waitlist.

Date: Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Time/Location: TBD                                                                                                     

*Please note, while it is encouraged for families to attend the lottery, it is not a requirement.

Application forms are available in the offices at 8300 S. Central Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90001 or 706 E. Manchester Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90001. Lottery forms are also available online.                  

QUESTIONS? Call (323) 584-6664 

KIPP LA Schools

A non-profit organization that operates high-performing elementary and middle public charter schools in South and East Los Angeles. We are part of the nationwide KIPP (Knowledge Is Power Program) network, which is dedicated to preparing students in underserved communities for success in college and in life.