(Houston, TX – November 13, 2017) – YES Prep Public Schools (YES Prep), Houston’s leaders and philanthropic community including Honorary Chairs and long-time YES Prep supporters Laura and John Arnold, along with Event Chairs and Board of Trustee members Lori and Chip Johnson, will honor Founder Chris Barbic on Friday, November 17, at their 20-Years Strong Celebratory Legacy Luncheon at The Hobby Center for the Performing Arts.
HOUSTON, Texas, November 1, 2017 – A groundbreaking new way for families to apply for Pre-K to 12th grade public schools in Houston launches today.
YES Prep CEO Mark DiBella, KIPP-Houston Superintendent, Sehba Ali, and KIPP co-founder Mike Feinberg write for the Houston Chronicle about recovering from Harvey.
To our families, students, alumni, and teammates: YES Prep stands with you.
On Monday, August 14, teachers at YES Prep Public Schools’ 17th campus – YES Prep Northline — welcomed 157 sixth-grade students.
The Education Trust released a case study on YES Prep Southwest and Alhambra High School in Los Angeles County, which highlights the schools' exemplary track records of creating access and ensuring success on exams for low-income students.
On May 17, 807 seniors walked across the stage to announce their college decisions. Thanks to the hard work of these students, their teachers, administrators, and families, seniors received 3,907 acceptances. Relive the spirit and excitement of that incredible day!