Entries by Michaela Maupin

Summer School

Start times: DOORS OPEN AT 8:20 School Starts at 8:30 Parent Drop off (by gym): Door will be staffed from 8:05-8:30. After that time, drop-offs go to Chicago Ave main door   End Times: Buses leave school at 12:30 Parent Pick up from Park Ave/22nd St will start at 12:25 with Kindergarten Students not picked […]


1. Times: 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Doors open at 8:20.
2. Dates: June 10-13, 17-20, 24-28, July 1-3.
3. Required for students completing K-8th grade and some High School students.
4. Some students will be required to attend from 12:30-2:30 for extra Math/Reading Support.
5. ACT Prep Classes for 10th and 11th Grade – Mondays and Thursdays from 12:30-2:30 p.m.
6. HopeWORKS internships with small stipends for some 9th/10th/11th grade.
7. Summer School shirts, khaki shorts, and tennis shoes are required.
8. 6th Grade Local Mission Trip is the 1st Week (June 10-13). Leave Monday morning, get back Thursday at lunch.
9. Click here for more info.
10. Inverted Arts Exploration Showcase Event – Tuesday, July 2, 7:30 pm at Hope Academy.

School Social Worker

Important – Before applying please read and carefully review our Statement of Faith as well as our Hope Academy Faith & Life Covenant (see the Job Postings page at www.hopeschool.org). All board members, faculty and staff are joining a covenant community in serving here at Hope Academy.   Job Details: Full time, 1.0 FTE position plus summer school. Provide crisis intervention […]

Summer Office Hours

June 10th-July 3rd: Summer Session. Mon-Thurs 8am-3pm (closed on Fridays) July 8th – August 9th: Summer Break. Mon-Thurs 9am-2pm (closed on Fridays) Starting August 12th: Regular Hours. Mon-Fri 9am-5pm Just to clarify – these are the times our Hope Academy front office will be open, NOT the times students are expected to be here. Thanks!


Summer Session bus notification cards will be mailed out the week of June 2nd. These notification cards will include bus stop location and time information. Transportation address changes during the summer may be done by calling (612) 540-2084. Bus stop location may not be changed and transportation is not available outside of Minneapolis District lines.


All students participating in Minnesota State High School sports next year (typically our 7th-12th grade sports) must have a current physical on file at Hope Academy.
Here are two places you can get free physicals this summer:

Twin Cities Orthopedics: July 15th, 16th, and 18th.
More info and registration here: https://www.tcomn.com/sportsphysicals

Tria Orthopedic Center: July 23rd & 25th and August 5th & 6th.
More info and registration here: http://tria.com/events/mshsl-physicals/


7th and 8th grade students will have the chance to learn about personal finance during the first week of summer school through the Junior Achievement program. The week will culminate with a trip to Junior Achievement’s Biztown on Thursday, June 12th where students will serve as business owners and learn about how a local economy […]

Grant Expansion Specialist (Part-Time)

Hope Academy is seeking a Grant Expansion Specialist to oversee the research, writing, reporting, and submission of existing grant relationships (15-20), and to identify and develop new grant opportunities, in collaboration with our Development team. This is a part-time position based on our grants calendar. Details: Write and submit 15-20 existing grant applications, with related […]