Parent Academy Dates

Posted on Jul 15, 2014

All Ivy Prep parents must attend a Parent Academy session before the 2014-2015 school year. Please see the dates and times below for your campus. Gwinnett Saturday, July 26 6th Grade – 10:00 a.m. 7th/8th Grade – 2:00 p.m. Kirkwood (Girls and YMLA) Tuesday, July 22 – 4:00 p.m. (all grades) Thursday, July 24 - 6:00 p.m. (all grades) Thursday, July 31 - 6:00 p.m. (all grades)

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Ivy Prep Is Now Hiring!

Posted on Jun 20, 2014

Ivy Preparatory Academy is now seeking qualified candidates for teaching and support positions for the 2014-2015 school year. Qualified candidates can apply by visiting:  If you think you’re ready to change the lives of our scholars in Gwinnett and DeKalb County, apply today. Positions Available Gwinnett Campus 9-12 Mathematics Special Education High School Success Coach Kirkwood for Girls Kindergarten 1st Grade Teacher 3rd Grade Teacher 6-8 Science Success Coach Young Men’s Leadership Academy Kindergarten 1st Grade Teacher 2nd Grade...

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IPA To Educate More Than 120 High School Students Next Fall

Posted on May 9, 2014

IPA Network Schools will more than triple its high school enrollment in 2014-2015 when the blended learning program that exposes scholars to the rigor of college expands at both the Gwinnett and DeKalb campuses. School registrars say the enrollment will spike to 120 scholars – 60 at Gwinnett and about 70 at IPA Kirkwood in the expansion next school year. Parents and scholars accepted into the innovative program recently attended a High School Open House to learn more about the opportunity. IPA’s blended learning model provides scholars with a collegiate environment, independence,...

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Lottery Brings Good News to Hopeful Parents

Posted on May 6, 2014

Darryl Garnett wants the best for his rising fourth grader, Triniti. After one visit to Ivy Preparatory Academy at Kirkwood during Open House, he was sold. He was impressed by the single-gender classrooms, the challenging curriculum, and the respectful students clad in crisp blazers, khakis and pleated skirts. “When I turned in my application, they said they couldn’t guarantee I would get in,” Garnett said. “They said there would only be one fourth grade classroom.” Nevertheless, Garnett recently got good news about the upcoming school year. His daughter was among...

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2014 Lottery Results (Kirkwood)

Posted on Mar 29, 2014

Ivy Preparatory Academy at Kirkwood held its annual lottery for the 2014-2015 school year. For the list of results by lottery number, please follow the link below. Parents of admitted scholars, you must have your enrollment packet submitted by the assigned deadline, or your scholar will be reassigned to the Waiting List. Lottery Results

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IPA Gwinnett Scholars Take On Engineering Challenge

Posted on Mar 24, 2014

Lessons Taught By Engineers Expose Scholars to STEM Careers Scholars at Ivy Prep Gwinnett learned about careers in science and mathematics recently during national Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day. The lesson was part of the public charter school’s continuing effort to incorporate science, technology, engineering and mathematics – STEM education – into the curriculum. IPA Gwinnett was visited by 26 volunteers affiliated with the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. The volunteers included members of IEEE Atlanta Women in Engineering, the IEEE Atlanta Area section,...

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