LUNAR LIONS ADVANCE TO MN FLL SECTIONALS!

With over 600 teams, MN is the 3rd largest FIRST LEGO League (FLL) division in the country!
Hope Academy and createMPLS have advanced 2 of only 48 teams to MN FLL Sectionals!
Of those teams competing only 30% will be advancing to the State FLL Championship.
Take a moment and recognize the amazing accomplishment of these students and coaches of the LUNAR LIONS & ARCTIC STORM.
If you have a student that is interested in joining our team introductory Learning Labs will be offered during 3rd and 4th quarters.
Registration and full details available January 10th at creatempls.org/classes/

CHRISTMAS BREAK

Christmas Break for Hope Academy is from Saturday, December 22nd through Sunday, January 6th. School will resume on Monday, January 7th. May God bless your family this Christmas Season as we give thanks for the greatest gift of all – His one and only son Jesus!

SNOW DAYS

Hope Academy closings due to bad weather will correspond to those of the Minneapolis Public School District.  Listen to WCCO 830-AM radio, watch WCCO Channel 4 TV, or check the wcco.com website for school closings due to snow or sever weather.  Check here for the school listings: SCHOOL CLOSINGS .

PLEASE NOTE: We are NOT “Hope Community Academy.” We are “Hope Academy – Minneapolis”

AFTER SCHOOL LATE PICK-UPS

To cover the costs of staff supervising students, parents who are late to pick up their student will be charged a flat fee of $10 for every 15 minutes late at the end of the event. At the end of the school day (officially 4:25), this will be starting at 4:40pm (note corrected time). This fee will be charged to your tuition bill.

PARKING RESTRICTIONS

The next phase of our “Growing Hope” campaign includes the building of a new gym! In order to continue this work, the Parking Lot on 24th will be closed until further notice. Please plan to find alternative street parking if you visit the school. Remember, during every school day there is NO PARKING in front of the school between 9:00a – 10:00a and 3:00p – 5:00p.

MEETING WITH YOUR CHILD’S TEACHER

Friendly reminder:  to meet with your child’s teacher between 9:55am-4:30pm, please schedule a meeting ahead of time. Check in at the Reception Desk when you arrive. Ways you can do this:

  • Call the direct phone line to their room and leave a voicemail
  • Email the teacher
  • Call the Main Office to request that the teacher call you back
  • Call the Main Office to set up an appointment