1900 Sw Hope Street
Topeka, KS 66604
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Hope Street Charter Academy serves 80 students in grades 9-12.
Hope Street Charter Academy placed in the top 20% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 28%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 80 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 5:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-84% (Btm 50% in KS)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

School Overview

Hope Street Charter Academy's student population of 80 students has declined by 25% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
80 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

Hope Street Charter Academy is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,264 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Hope Street Charter Academy is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#180 out of 1264 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
5:1
13:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
35%
20%
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Black
15%
7%
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White
36%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.72
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Graduation Rate
80-84%
87%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
19%
9%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

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

<50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% KS state average), while <50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 36% KS state average).

What is the graduation rate of Hope Street Charter Academy?

The graduation rate of Hope Street Charter Academy is 80-84%, which is lower than the Kansas state average of 87%.

How many students attend Hope Street Charter Academy?

80 students attend Hope Street Charter Academy.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

36% of Hope Street Charter Academy students are White, 35% of students are Hispanic, 15% of students are Black, 11% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Hope Street Charter Academy?

Hope Street Charter Academy has a student ration of 5:1, which is lower than the Kansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Hope Street Charter Academy offer ?

Hope Street Charter Academy offers enrollment in grades 9-12

What school district is Hope Street Charter Academy part of?

Hope Street Charter Academy is part of Topeka Public Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 80 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 5:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-84% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

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