The Robotics Team gives scholars the opportunity to explore science, technology, engineering, and math concepts. Team members build and refine their robots by competing against other budding engineers in local and regional competitions.
Faculty Facilitators: Stacy Tippetts, Monica Triplett & Alexandra Bosarge
Participation in Chess Club helps scholars to develop problem-solving skills, patience, focus of thought, and self-discipline. Our club members hone their skills through local and regional competitions.
Faculty Facilitator: Ashlynn Parks
Contributing Coaches: Ken Tims & Kevin Bupp
Students on our yearbook staff design, promote, and sell the Hope Academy Yearbook. Throughout the year, you'll see staff members taking pictures at school events that capture all of the exciting things that happen at our school.
Faculty Facilitators: Jessica Bartels & Deana Cox
In addition to the very important job of building school spirit (Go Hawks!), cheerleading promotes physical fitness, develops leadership skills and encourages teamwork. You'll see our cheerleaders on the sidelines supporting our athletes, and also lending a hand at Student Showcases and other school events.
Faculty Facilitator: Karen Meyers
By practicing archery, our team members learn patience, focus, and self-motivation. Archers not only need physical strength, but also mental strength. The Hope Academy Archery Team participates in local and regional competitions.
Coach: Robert Waldrop
Our cross country athletes train in the beautiful master-planned community of Florence Gardens, and race on open-air courses around the state.
Coach: Ryan Goldin
Grades K through 4
Hope Academy's championship soccer program began just a few years ago with one team, and has grown to include five teams from U5 to U10.
Coaches: Justice Strickland (U5 co-ed), Cassie Bupp and Justice Strickland (U6 co-ed), Angela Baker (U7 boys), Danielle Miller (U8 girls) and Heather Blenden (U10 boys)
U-10 Hope Academy Rec Team
This year, the Hawks were thrilled to add a basketball team to our sports program. Congrats to our U-10 boys, the first basketball team in Hope Academy history.
Coach: Danyel Nichols, Sr.
Karen Meyers, one of our T2K (Transition to Kindergarten) instructors, shares her love for the art of dance with Hope Academy students in after school classes. Contact Karen for more information and pricing.
Our very own Music Teacher, Melinda Jones, offers private piano and voice lessons to Hope Academy students. Contact Melinda for more information and pricing.