Values : Achievement | Teamwork | Tenacity | Appreciation | Integrity | Never stop learning

School Profile Results School Calendar Bulldog Bulletin Enroll

School Leader

Ellen Bray



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

364 students, grades 5–8

63% Latino
21% African American
11% Asian
5% Other

20% English Language Learners
16% Students with special needs
82% qualify for federal free and reduced-price meals

To participate in KIPP SF Bay’s Local Control Accountability Plan, click here.



1430 Scott Street, Third Floor
San Francisco, CA 94115-3510
Phone: (415) 440-4306
Fax: (415) 440-4308


We are now enrolling for the 2016-2017 school year! If you would like to enroll your child, please submit an Interest Form in person at our main office or submit online here. Please be advised that spots for 6th-8th grade are limited so make sure to submit your form by the 1/15/16 deadline in order to be eligible for the lottery. Applications submitted after this deadline will be prioritized by date received.

Contact: Ana Payes, Operations Manager
Phone: (415) 440-4306

To participate in KIPP SF Bay Academy’s Local Control Accountability Plan, click here for a survey. Review KIPP SF Bay Academy’s 2015-2016 LCAP here.