What We Learned Wednesday – Artistic Expressions

What We Learned Wednesday – Artistic Expressions Today’s blog post comes from the heart of HOPE Academy’s Art teacher Jodi Richardson. Mrs. Richardson is a first-year teacher at HOPE Academy. She is happily married with two young daughters and attends church at Mosaic with her family. Mrs. Richardson loves working with children and watching them … Continued

School Work – Life Balance

School Work – Life Balance     Join us as we share with you the first blog post in our newest series, “You Asked For It”. High School freshman Kelsie Ballantyne shares with us her knowledge as she answers common peer-centered questions.     Have you ever found yourself unable to sleep in anticipation of the next … Continued

A Day in the Life of a High Schooler – Comfort Zone

Comfort Zone Today we are excited to share with you the first blog post in our newest series, “A Day in the Life….of a High Schooler”. High School freshman Elise Haviland shares with us her experiences as a High Schooler and student at HOPE Academy.       It’s quite difficult to step outside your … Continued

What We Learned Wednesday – Classroom Concepts Unit 3

What We Learned Wednesday – Classroom Concepts Unit 3   Learning at HOPE Academy has always been more than meets the eye. Core virtues are woven through different subjects and tied together with similar themes based on what each grade is studying. Throughout grades you can also see some similar topics of study and occasionally … Continued

Fun Fact Friday – Snow

Fun Fact Friday – Snow Some parts of our country have seen very little if any snow this winter, while other areas are surrounded by feet of snow. Whether you’re a fan of the white stuff or not, here are some fun facts, activities, and crafts that all have one thing in common – snow. … Continued

What We Learned Wednesday – Perserverance

What We Learned Wednesday – Perserverance Today’s blog post comes from Mrs. Charleszetta Ford who is the current Physical Education teacher at HOPE Academy. In class Mrs. Ford focuses on health and well being both physically and mentally, but also spiritually. She makes it a point to teach each of her students the importance of … Continued

Announcing HOPE Academy’s 2016 Open House Schedule

Announcing HOPE Academy’s 2016 Open House Schedule With the New Year upon us we often start to think about what the year will hold and for some of us what school we will be enrolling our children in for the 2016-2017 school year. For parents with children just starting school it’s important to start the … Continued

What We Learn Wednesday – Learning Your Child’s Personality

  It’s evident that God has made every single person, each child unique including those growing up under the same roof. Understanding exactly how different we are, the ways we think, differences in learning, and even the ways one truly feels loved can be an incredible revelation. Learning about your child’s personality can unlock a … Continued

Teach Me Tuesday – Homeschool Tips

Whether you’re at a University Model School like HOPE Academy and homeschooling part-time, homeschooling full-time, or supplementing your child’s work for full-day 5 day schooling, tips for teaching always come in handy. This week’s Teach Me Tuesday is our very first post of this series. In “Teach Me Tuesday” posts we’ll be sharing advice directly … Continued

Fun Fact Friday – Apple-a-Day

Though National Apple Day was October 21st, Fall is a great time to celebrate this delicious fruit!     Did you know: More than 2,500 varieties of apples are grown in the United States, but only the crabapple is native to North America. Apples are a member of the rose family. Humans have been eating … Continued