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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21st of December 2018 08:58 AM Link
A few Highlights from AOH Christmas Showcase
28th of May 2018 11:39 AM Link
Revised calendar please note last days. The 2018-19 calendar will be published soon
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27th of May 2018 05:23 PM
Please be reminded there is no school tomorrow due to the Memorial Day Holiday.
28th of January 2018 04:58 PM Link
This is the revised 17-18 school calendar which includes make up days. Hard copies will be sent home with students on tomorrow.
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11th of January 2018 03:17 PM
Tomorrow ( Friday, Jan. 12th ) is a full day for AOH students.
7th of January 2018 03:36 PM
AOH is operating on normal schedule tomorrow. No 2 hour delay
22nd of December 2017 06:25 AM Link
Happy Holidays to you & yours!
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11th of December 2017 06:42 PM Link
Highlights from December's Holiday School photos with Jeanne Creations photography!
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11th of December 2017 06:40 PM Link
Congratulations to our Robotics team for a job well done at Saturday's qualifier! The team placed 2nd out of 33 teams in project design & 7th of 33 for robot floor demonstration... we're so proud of you all!
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27th of November 2017 04:49 PM Link
Academy of Hope congratulates the 2017 National Junior Beta Club inductees!! Congratulations on a job well done!!!
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14th of November 2017 03:25 PM
Good afternoon Parents!!! Please don't forget that ALL Fall Picture selections and monies are due tomorrow November 15th.
23rd of October 2017 11:37 AM
Red Ribbon Week Activities
Monday, Oct. 23rd- Give Drugs The Boot ( Wear Boots)
Tuesday- Oct. 24- Be All You Can Be Drug Free" (Wear Camouflage or the color green)
Wednesday, Oct. 25- Hats off to Being Drug Free- Wear your favorite hat
Thursday, Oct. 26- Stay in the Game-Wear your favorite team jersey or shirt
Friday-, Oct. 27- Respect Yourself Live Drug Free- Wear your favorite outfit to school
Monday-Oct. 30- United Stand Against Bullying & Drugs (Everyone wear Red, White & Blue)
Tuesday, Oct. 31st- Character Day- Dress Like a Book Character
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.