Colegio Riberas is born in August 2013 as a result of the dedication and commitment of Promesa Educativa para México A.C. Colegio Riberas forms boys and girls from low income families from the area of Riberas de Sacramento, an area with a high incidence of violence in the city of Chihuahua.
Colegio Riberas forms part of an international network of schools that currently has impact in Chile, India, Indonesia, Israel, South Africa and Mexico, offering educational excellence to boys and girls in vulnerable communities.
In Mexico there are currently 7 schools in the states of: Coahuila, Sonora, Jalisco, Nuevo León, Guanajuato and Chihuahua. The goal is the establishment of 15 schools in the near future.
51% focus on development of character.
49% academic formation.
Academic level superior to oficial standards.
The Children attend school more than 41 hours per week
They are taught 7 hours a week.
Musical sessions as a didactical tool.
Development of fine and gross motor skills to increment concentration, laterality and retention.
Detection of emotional, learning or language problems. Attention is offered through psychological therapies to students and/or families.
Monthly classes and workshops are offered to parents.
Initiation classes for parents of new students.
A service of balanced meals is offered to complement the development of the students
The application of a computer program through the use of tablets.
The practice of sports in high quality installations.
We belong to the One World Network of Schools that is born in 2014 to unite all the KIPP inspired schools outside The United States.
Transforming the world inspire by KIPP.