The Academy of Hope

Enabling students of Horry County to excel as scholars, professionals and citizens by offering unique opportunities that will challenge their intellectual abilities and give them hope to dream.

Currently Enrolling Grades Pre-K - 8th

HOPE began its first academic year with grades Kindergarten through 4 and continues to grow a grade annually to eventually accommodate grades Pre-k through 8.
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest - Benjamin Franklin

Gold Award (rating) for Academic Excellence

Congratulations to the staff and students of the Academy of Hope Free Public Charter School of Conway for receiving the Gold Award (rating)for Academic Excellence from the SC Education Oversight Committee!

Welcome to the Academy of Hope

Located in Conway SC, the Academy of Hope is a free public charter school founded in the summer of 2009. The mission of the Academy of Hope is to maximize the potential inherent in every student by building character, promoting critical thinking, encouraging intellectual curiosity, cultivating entrepreneurship and instilling a sense of global responsibility.

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Academy of Hope is a year-round Free Public Charter School. We are currently accepting applications for the 2016-2017 school year. Space is limited! Once spots are filled, you will be added to a waiting list.

Calendar / Events

Calendar / Events
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13th of January 2017 08:06 PM Link
Congratulations to AOH's very own 5th grader Jakai Norfleet who brought home 3rd place in the Speech Competition at the National Beta Club State Convention. Good work Jakai we're proud of you πŸ‘πŸΌπŸ‘πŸΌπŸ‘πŸΌ
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12th of January 2017 07:23 PM
Dismissal tomorrow at 12:00PM. No school Monday Jan. 16, 2017 in observance of MLK Day!
31st of December 2016 06:36 AM
Happy New YearπŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰. Please be reminded students return on Tuesday, January 3, 2017.
9th of December 2016 05:04 PM Link
Thank you to Mr. Kramer, Mr. King & some of our student carolers ( grades 2-4) who performed Christmas Carols today in Spanish.. What a wonderful break from the hustle & bustle of the day!
29th of November 2016 08:21 PM Link
Thank you to Olive Garden for hosting "Boys of Hope" as they practiced their etiquette skills.
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18th of November 2016 01:33 PM
The Academy of Hope will have early dismissal on Tuesday, November 22nd. Students will be dismissed at noon. Buses will arrive 3 hours earlier. We will not have our after school Hope Care on Tuesday. There will be no school for students from Wednesday, November 23rd - Friday, November 25th.
17th of November 2016 06:15 PM Link
We are so excited to begin our Orchestra Program for students in grades 3-8. We were able to fund instruments at a cost of $25 per year per family. Thank you to our Board & Sponsors!
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9th of November 2016 08:44 PM
Please be reminded of tomorrow's Awards Ceremonies. K-3 at 8:30am & grades 4-8th at 9:30am πŸŒŸπŸ†
7th of November 2016 06:35 PM
No school tomorrow! Election Day! Please go out and vote!
31st of October 2016 05:02 PM Link
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31st of October 2016 05:02 PM Link
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26th of October 2016 06:47 AM
Due to unforeseen illness, makeup pictures today has been rescheduled until this Friday, October 28th. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused.
25th of October 2016 11:02 AM
Please be reminded tomorrow (Wednesday, October 26, 2016) is make up picture day. Students should be dressed in school uniforms. Also, it was decided that due to Hurricane Matthew, the Fruit Fund raiser will be postponed.
16th of October 2016 12:46 PM
AOH resumes regular schedule tomorrow, Monday, Oct.17th. Please contact the school to let us know if you've had to evacuate or need additional transportation arrangements due to flooding. Donuts for dad has been canceled & will be rescheduled at a later date.
30th of September 2016 12:40 PM Link
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30th of September 2016 11:45 AM Link
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30th of September 2016 11:45 AM Link
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26th of September 2016 04:12 AM
No school, Fall Intercession begins today and lasts through October 14th. Hope Care will be open daily 8am -6pm.
Enjoy your break everyone! πŸ‚πŸ
16th of September 2016 04:11 PM
Buses will run on regular schedules next week! Have a wonderful weekend & thank you again for your patience!
15th of September 2016 07:21 PM
Red Bus is not running on tomorrow, Friday, September 16, 2016. We apologize for the inconvenience . We'll be back on regular bus routes beginning Monday.