Hope Stories

From March 18th – 22nd, classrooms and halls of our school were filled with the spirit of joy, reflection and generosity.  Our annual Spirit Week theme this year was Social Justice.  Each grade chose an issue close to their hearts to learn more about.  Topics...

Every March across the city of Philadelphia 7th graders have the opportunity to visit Archdiocesan high schools. For many of our students this may be the very first time for the them to travel alone on public transportation see what high school may like to...

“Before a child talks, they sing. Before they write they draw. As soon as they stand, they dance.” Phylicia Rashad At Hope, we understand the importance of arts in education. We know the arts add depth to a young person’s world and gives them the opportunity to...

Walk into Hope’s Adult Learning Center on any afternoon, and you’ll likely find the faces of our adult learners buried deep in books. Last November, Hope’s adult education teachers rolled out the Independent Reading Program (IRP) to help our learners foster a love of reading while strengthening literacy skills. Educational research...

Most of our readers realize that Hope Partnership for Education is unique in many ways. We are an education center and offer three programs; a state licensed middle school consisting of grades five through eight; a graduate support program, which follows our alums through high...

 Have you ever seen a mummy before? Hope’s 7th grade students had the pleasure when they once again joined peers from across the region to begin research and travel activities for the World Affair’s/Jr. Model United Nations Program. This year, the global competency course...

The Hope middle school’s 4th Annual Holiday Showcase was once again a great way to end the 2018 calendar year. It opened with an introduction of the seven principles of Kwanzaa (Unity, Self-Determination, Collective Work and Responsibility, Cooperative Economics, Purpose, Creativity and Faith), a...