Entries by Michaela Maupin

Technology Integration Specialist & Grades 6-12 Technology Instructor

Technology Integration Specialist and Grades 6-12 Technology Instructor Job Description The Technology Integration Specialist and Instructor plays a key role in building and delivering a strong technology program for the school. The role has two key dimensions. First, the Technology Integration Specialist dimension of the job will help train and support teachers in how to […]

MIDDLE SCHOOL TRACK & FIELD DAY!

Friday, April 26th is Middle School Track & Field Day.  Student must arrive at Hope Academy at 8:15 a.m. so we can arrive on time for the meet.  We will arrive back to school around 2:30 p.m.  Blue shirts should be worn to represent Hope Academy. The blue Summer School shirts are preferred. Please dress appropriately for the weather, wear sunscreen if sunny, and bring a water bottle. Concessions are available for purchase. Students who usually receive a hot lunch will be given a bag lunch.  The meet is held at the Edina Community Center.  Click here for a map. –

HELPFUL TIPS FOR CE NIGHT THIS WEEK

– Upper School Creative Expressions (CE) Night – Thursday, April 18th at 7:00 p.m.
– Starts with Choir/General Music program (Note: not all Upper School students are in choir/general music).
– After the music program, we will go upstairs where each Upper School student will share a piece of poetry, speech, or spoken word in a smaller setting.
– Students should dress in nice attire (no jeans, uniforms are ok).
– There will be no ASC or detention after school on CE Night.
– Students (and siblings) will not be allowed to stay after school as there will be no supervision.

LOWER SCHOOL STANDARDIZED TESTING

All students in 2nd-5th Grades will be taking the NWEA MAP tests for Reading, Language Usage, and Math, starting Friday, April 12 through Wednesday, April 24. Please make sure your child is well-rested and on-time to school so they are equipped to do their best. Classroom teachers will be informing parents which days are their […]

SUMMER SESSION T-SHIRTS

All returning Lower and Middle School students will need the shirts for the Summer Session that begins on June 10th. Order forms have already been sent home. The summer uniform also includes khaki shorts, white socks, and tennis shoes. Sandals are not allowed. T-shirts will not be ordered without payment.

NEW MAIN ENTRY SCREENING POLICY

In order to maintain a safe environment at Hope Academy, we are implementing a new main entry screening policy. Effective immediately, front desk workers may ask you to provide your name and purpose of visit before buzzing you in. Thank you in advance for your cooperation and for helping keep Hope Academy a safe school.

CREATIVE EXPRESSIONS NIGHT

Poetry, a wax museum, music and so much more! Make sure you have your calendars marked for one of the highlights of the year – Creative Expressions Nights. Parking vouchers for the 24th St Ramp will be provided at each program. Thursday, April 18th @ 7:00 p.m. – Upper School (Grades 6-12) Thursday, April 25th @ […]