Hope Stories

The Graduate Support program hosted its third annual trip to Sky Zone for the alumni students this month. The Hope graduation years ranged from 2002 – 2016, spanning many different ages for bonding and mentoring. A group of 20 alumni, along with Miss Holiday...

While the snow fell in Philadelphia earlier this month, Dr. Sharon DuPree and Brittany Holiday, our principal and graduate support director, had the opportunity to travel to Tucson, Arizona, for an annual professional development retreat. The NativityMiguel Coalition hosted the two-day National Conference 2016-17 for...

On January 25th, twenty-two of Hope’s female students went to see Hidden Figures, a film about a group of brilliant African American women mathematicians who were part of the U.S. team responsible for sending the first man into space in 1962.  Despite the many challenges...

Our alum Brittany is a friendly face for those of you who attended our FriendRaiser this year.  She gave a heartwarming speech about Hope and the difference our Middle School and Graduate Support program has made in her life. For those of you that did...

On December 6th, some very lucky Hope students were chosen to accompany Sister Rose to meet one of Hope’s supporters in New York City.  This trip started by accident.  Five years ago, this gentleman had tickets to The Lion King and his family needed to...

On December 15, Hope held its Annual Kwanzaa Celebration, celebrating cultural heritage and traditional values. This year, we combined the exciting event with our Student Showcase, which highlights student work from our Extended Day Enrichment period. The Showcase took place first.  Parents arrived at Hope at...

Thanksgiving took on added meaning this year at Hope Partnership.  On Wednesday, November 23rd, we dedicated the Barbara & George Quint Learning Center. This gorgeous space that spans both sides of our first floor corridor was given to Hope Partnership by the Quint brothers, Andy,...

Hope Partnership’s 10th Annual FriendRaiser, "Ten Years of Friends," took place Friday, November 4, at the Springfield Country Club.  The evening was filled with many long time supporters of Hope reminiscing on the early days, and new friends discussing what is currently taking place at...