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 October 2017 08:01 AM
Today is the last day of Fall Break! We hope everyone enjoyed their break. School resumes Monday, October 16, 2017.
27th of September 2017 04:10 AM
Fall Intersession break Monday, September 25th through Friday October 13th.
20th of September 2017 07:34 PM
Muffins for Mom tomorrow morning 7am -8am.
15th of September 2017 04:00 AM
Fall pictures today (students will be pictured in their uniforms).
11th of September 2017 05:03 PM
School is tentatively schedule to be on a normal operating schedule tomorrow Tuesday, September 12th ( based on HCS decision) . We will continue to monitor conditions throughout the evening if anything changes we'll send out the call notification & announce the change here as well.
10th of September 2017 01:42 PM
Based on recent weather advisories regarding Hurricane Irma, there is no school tomorrow for Academy of Hope. No decisions have yet been made regarding Tues. Be safe out there everyone!
23rd of August 2017 07:07 PM Link
So excited at old & new faces we see here at AOH! Don't forget Donut sheets are due Friday!
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20th of August 2017 06:05 PM
Early dismissal tomorrow at 11:00a.m. Due to solar eclipse. Students riding the bus will arrive 4 hours early.
17th of July 2017 04:10 AM
School ( for students) begins Monday, July 24, 2017.
17th of July 2017 04:08 AM Link
2017-2018 Supply List
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7th of June 2017 12:26 PM
Open Registration will be held Wedenesday, June 14, 2017 from 8:00am until 5:00pm. Please reserve your child(ren) space as it is limited. If you may have any questions please contact school office at 843-397-5719.
16th of May 2017 08:33 AM
Registration for 2017-2018 school year has begun ( grades Pre K-8th). Please reserve your child(ren) space as it is limited. If you may have any questions please contact school office at 843-397-5719.
14th of April 2017 11:16 AM Link
Parents please pay attention to the attached 2017 SC State Testing Schedule. Please be sure to have your children at school (on time) each morning of testing. Testing will be done online for all students (with 3rd grade ELA being the exception).
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10th of April 2017 06:13 AM
School closed for Spring Intercession April 3-14th.
5th of April 2017 01:33 PM Link
AOH takes on D.C. Thank you to everyone for helping to make this 8th grade trip a reality.
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27th of March 2017 02:00 AM
Spring pictures, are Monday March 27, 2017. Make ups for Spring Pictures will be Friday, March 31, 2017.
18th of March 2017 06:23 PM Link
Science club made and hatched dinosaur eggs.When the vinegar mixed with the baking soda it created carbon dioxide bubbles. How exciting!
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18th of March 2017 06:20 PM Link
K-2nd grade's field trip to WPDE TV 15 to learn about meteorology. Thank you WPDE for working with our students!
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13th of March 2017 03:19 PM Link
Congratulations to 8th grader Dyamond Martin! Dyamond recently interviewed and was accepted into Horry County Schools Early College Program! We are so proud of you Dyamond, we wish you all the best!
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13th of March 2017 03:03 PM Link
Thank you to Mr.Kramer & the Firemen from HCFD Engin # 8( Greg & Tyler) for helping to get our 🇺🇸flying again!
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