Andrea Ramirez is a senior at the Waverley School and former KIPP Los Angeles student.

How Growing Up on the Hospital’s Fifth Floor Prepared Me for College

by Andrea Ramirez

It was not easy growing up in a hospital. I was born around the time when my 13-year-old brother was referred to Children’s Hospital Los...


I believe all children can learn and achieve.
I believe we owe it to them to provide supportive learning opportunities and the chance to go to college.