Hope Academy

  • Hope Academy serves 357 students in grades 5-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Hope Academy placed in the top 20% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

Top Placements

Hope Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

  • Hope Academy's student population of 357 students has grown by 146% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 2300% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 5-9
Total Students357 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hope Academy is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,008 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The diversity score of Hope Academy is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#193 out of 1008 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
31%
13%
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Black
39%
20%
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White
30%
60%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hope Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.670.58
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Graduation Rate (10-11)<50%
81%
Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hope Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHOPE School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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