Entries by Michaela Maupin

VIRTUAL HOME VISITS

Home Visit sign-ups are now OPEN! Click here to schedule your 45 minute “virtual” appointment with your child’s teacher.These will take place on Wednesday, October 14 – Friday, October 16. Sign-ups will close next Wednesday, September 30th at 11:59 p.m. so make sure to schedule yours ASAP. Upper School parents: Please note that grades 6 – 12 have TWO options for signing up. You can sign up for either “Option 1” or “Option 2”. If you and your family are new this year, you will need to create a Pick A Time Account to get scheduled. Click here for instructions. These virtual meetings will be done through TEAMS and you will receive a link invite after you’ve scheduled your appointment. Looking forward to seeing you all!

PICTURE DAY

Monday, Oct. 12th & Tuesday, Oct. 13th Picture Day will take place in the Lower Gym. 100% Distance Learning Students will also participate by entering the exterior Lower Gym doors. Temperatures will be checked upon entering and students will leave out the other exterior door immediately after their picture is taken.

FLU SHOTS

We are rapidly approaching flu season. Protecting your family from getting the flu is very important, especially this year with COVID-19. You can make an appointment at your clinic for the flu shot. Below are a few dates of flu clinics that Hope Academy families can also attend. Even though you do not need insurance […]

K-5 PRACTICE DISTANCE LEARNING DAY

We want our In-person students to be prepared in the event we would need to switch to on-line Distance Learning, so we want to practice! Our practice day is Wednesday, October 21. All K-5 students will bring their devices home on Tuesday and have on-line school at home from 9:30 am – 12:30 pm on […]

SECURLY: OUR NEW CONTENT FILTERING + MONITORING APPLICATION

With the transition to more devices, we wanted to take some extra precautions in internet safety for your children. We are excited to announce that Hope Academy has made an investment in this area through the purchase of a school subscription to a content filtering and monitoring application called Securly: https://vimeo.com/352131659 An email was sent home this week to both you and your students regarding Securly. Please take the time to sit down with your child and talk about internet safety, how to honor God in this area, what it means to guard your heart, and why that is so important to do so. We continue to appreciate your partnership in this all.

WEEKLY HOUSE TOURNAMENTS

Come one come all (not all at once, of course, because of physical distancing) to our weekly Cohort Tournament! In years past, we have had students compete in House systems, but, in order to keep students from mixing with different classrooms, we have decided this year to have Middle School Cohorts compete against other Middle […]