601 W 6th St
Hope, AR 71801
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Hope Academy serves 236 students in grades 5-8.
Hope Academy placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 48% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 236 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in AR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 48% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

School Overview

Hope Academy's student population of 236 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 22% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
236 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
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School Rankings

Hope Academy is ranked within the top 50% of all 998 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Hope Academy is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#374 out of 998 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
33%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
48%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
44%
14%
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Black
24%
20%
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White
29%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.67
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
6%
9%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Hope Academy's ranking?
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

33% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% AR state average), while 48% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% AR state average).

How many students attend Hope Academy?

236 students attend Hope Academy.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

44% of Hope Academy students are Hispanic, 29% of students are White, 24% of students are Black, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are American Indian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Hope Academy?

Hope Academy has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Hope Academy offer ?

Hope Academy offers enrollment in grades 5-8 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Hope Academy part of?

Hope Academy is part of HOPE School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 236 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 48% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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