Hope Stories

Could our 2nd Annual Career Day possibly live up to the amazing experience of 2014? The Hope staff approached the day with a bit of trepidation since they had been overwhelmed by the participation and enthusiasm of everyone involved in our first effort. Well, they...

Reading has always been a primary focus at Hope Partnership, as it is in every school. Way back in 2002, we ended every After School session with circle time reading, featuring some wonderful children’s book each day. During our days at the RW Brown Community...

Eighth Grader Alyse Nichols, along with several of her schoolmates, writes articles for a school publication called “Healthy Hope”. Her article about her grandmother earned her a photo and feature on WHYY’s “Newsworks: The Pulse”. Healthy Hope is a newsletter written by Hope Students and published...

The Hope Room was filled with anticipation and the feeling of something significant about to take place as the Hope Howley Scholars were announced during a special assembly last month. The Howley Family Foundation has been assisting students in Cleveland and Philadelphia with high school tuition...

Four eighth grade girls, Nakiyah, Tamyira, Tracy, and Zayanna, accompanied by Hope Partnership staff, attended the ceremony where the National Constitution Center’s Liberty Medal was awarded to Malala Yousafzai. Malala Yousafzai received the 2014 Liberty Medal for her continued demonstration of courage and resilience in the...

How can we possibly celebrate our students who pass the GED? For one of our students, the reward was obvious. During years of instruction this student and her teacher had discovered their mutual love of opera, though the student had never had the privilege of attending...

Family, friends, staff, and alumnae gathered in the Hope Room on June 11 to honor Hope Partnership's Class of 2014. Principal Andrew Miller welcomed the community to the celebration, noting that this was the first class to graduate from the school's new home on the...

On June 10, 2014 a man named Derek Menchan came to Hope. He came to Hope for one reason. He came to play the cello. Mr. Menchan is a world famous cellist. He plays all types of music like jazz, classical and pop. He played...