StarTribune (10.17.12): Surprising newcomer gives Hope hope

An article profiling the surprising appearance of Hope Academy’s first State Tournament athlete, Ephraim Bird (cross country).

Read the entire article here.

World Magazine (7.28.2012): Hope Academy Wins Midwest Regional Hope Award for Effective Compassion

Hope Academy is World Magazine’s midwest regional winner of the Hope Academy for Effective Compassion. Click here to read about the award, and the profile article written by Daniel Devine about Hope Academy. Also, watch the video that accompanied this story in World Magazine.

Voting for the overall award ran from August 24, 2012 through the end of September 2012. Thanks for all who supported Hope Academy!

Christianity Today (4.19.12): A Christian School Closes the Achievement Gap

Hope Academy is featured in the This is Our City section of Christianity Today with an article titles “Waiting for the Real Superman: A Christian School Closes the Achievement Gap.” Click here to read the entire story, by David Leonard.

MPR News (1.26.2012): How to close the Achievement Gap?

Daniel Webber writing for MPRNews highlights Hope Academy’s excellent outcomes, noting that “In other words, Hope Academy produces twice the results of public schools for about a third of the money.”

Click here to read the full story.

WCCO Channel 4 News (1.21.11): Hope Academy Science Experiments in the Cold

Channel 4’s news reporter John Lauritsen came out to Hope Academy to watch 8th grade students test out some Minnesota Cold Experiments with the Upper School Principal Mr. Ziegler.

Hope Academy featured on Minnesota Vikings Weekly

Vikings players visited Hope Academy in November of 2010, and their visit was featured on Minnesota Vikings Weekly.

Part One

Part Two with Player Interviews

KTIS Radio (98.5) (4.1.10): Hope Academy is Ministry of the Month

Hope Academy was the KTIS ministry of the month for April 2010. KARE-11’s Julie Nelson interviewed Head of School Russ Gregg, along with students Elijah Young (seventh grade) and Josiah Remus-Ford. Promos ran on both the FM (98.5) and AM (900) dial.

Listen to the Short Promo (1 minute).
Listen to the Complete Interview (17 minutes).