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June 6th, 2018 was a wonderful day here at Hope Partnership for Education. We had the incredible honor of celebrating the Class of 2018’s 8th Grade Graduation. It was a magnificent event, as graduates marched into the Hope Room to “Pomp and Circumstance,” performed by...

“Life is like a mountain and determination is your harness. When you’re slipping a bit, determination makes all the difference.” If you like that metaphor, you can thank Kayleen, a Hope Partnership eighth grader who read her essay on Power at the annual Student Showcase. This...

After reading about the 8th grade graduation, you might be interested in where our students are going after they leave Hope Partnership. Students from the class of 2018 will be attending: Cristo Rey Philadelphia High School Eastern University Academy Charter High School Imhotep Institute Charter...

On Friday, May 18th, Hope’s classrooms were filled with doctors, lawyers, business people, artists, athletes, social media experts and more.  Our 5th annual Career Day gave students an opportunity to hear from professionals from well-known government agencies, businesses and organization (i.e., City of Philadelphia, Comcast,...

In our April e-newsletter, you read about our Alumni’s participation in the National Street Service Project. By participating in the program, the Alumni have had the opportunity to speak about their experiences growing up in North Philly, gain insight into the design and urban planning...

Hope Partnership’s seventh and eighth graders had an experience that may be unfamiliar to many of our readers.  They visited the American Heritage Credit Union on Red Lion Road. The intent of the trip was to begin to promote financial literacy among our students. The students...

Sisters of Mercy Founder Catherine McAuley once described life for members in the congregation as, “our lives are joys and sorrows mingled.” That thought resonated with Hope Partnership’s adult education group last week. Pam Carunchio, the director of adult education, has given service to a...

Please join us on May 3rd, from 5 – 7 pm for Hope’s first annual Science Fair!  Students have been working hard to demonstrate all of the fascinating science facts they’ve learned this year.  Come see a gallery of exhibits that include traditional projects such...

The Hope Alumni have been keeping busy this Spring! So many of our alumni  have been making us incredibly proud with their phenomenal accomplishments. The Graduate Support Program is happy to report that not only are many of our graduates maintaining good grades, visiting colleges...

Hope’s Graduate Support Program has been quite busy this spring! Between eighth grade high school placement, after-school programs, community service hours, job placement, and tutoring, Ms. Holiday and our Hope alumni have had a full plate! Through a grant from Verizon, and with the help...