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School Leader

Mike Rettberg – View Bio


KIPP San Francisco Bay Academy is dedicated to providing its students with the knowledge, skills, and character traits needed to succeed in top-quality high schools, colleges, and in the competitive world beyond.


KIPP San Francisco Bay Academy is a tuition-free, open-enrollment, college-preparatory charter middle school that prepares its students for success in college. KIPP SF Bay Academy opened its doors in July 2003 in the Western Addition neighborhood of San Francisco. The school has received several awards, including the prestigious California Distinguished School Award, given to one percent of schools in the state. KIPP SF Bay is the highest-performing middle school in the San Francisco Unified School District, and is in the top nine percent of all public schools in California.

Enrollment and Demographics

361 students, grades 5–8

60% Latino or Hispanic
25% African American
10% Asian
5% Other

19% English Language Learners
17% Students with special needs
80% qualify for federal free and reduced-price meals

To learn about KIPP SF Bay’s LCAP, click here.



1430 Scott Street, Third Floor
San Francisco, CA 94115-3510
Phone: (415) 440-4306
Fax: (415) 440-4308
Email: ksfba_info@kippbayarea.org


Spots are available for 5th grade, other grade levels have a waiting list. If you are an interested 5th grade family or would like to be placed on our wait list for our 6th-8th grades, please submit an Interest Form (English or Español) and we will contact you if we have any openings.

Contact     Ana Payes, Operations Manager
Phone       (415) 440-4306
Email        admissions@kippsfbay.org