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Welcome to HOPE Community Academy!

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HOPE Community Academy’s mission is to inspire students to achieve high academic success while embracing Hmong language and culture.

HOPE is a PreK to 12th grade charter school conveniently located in Eastside St. Paul, Minnesota. We are a school that provides its students with an academically rigorous, student centered, and collaborative learning environment. Our school values are academic rigor, student-centered learning, safety & respect, resilience, and community partners.

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Ready to enroll? Complete the Online Interest Form and someone from our Enrollment Team will get back to you.

HOPE Community Academy Features:

  • Free tuition
  • Free door-to-door pick up/drop off for all PreK – high school students (where available).
  • Free all-day, every day Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten Program
  • Caring, competent, and excellent licensed teaching staff
  • Small class sizes across all grade levels
  • Free breakfast, lunch and afternoon snack for all students regardless of parent income
  • Extended day enrichment activities and academic support
  • Strong Technology Program that provides
    • iPads, Surface Pros, and laptops (depending on grade level) for school and home use
    • hot spots for low-income families who do not have access to internet at home
    • Quick and responsive technology support services for students and staff
  • Hmong language and culture class and curriculum
  • Karen language and culture class option
  • After school activities
    • Sports
    • Clubs
    • Academic Tutoring
  • Leadership opportunities for middle and high school students through
    • Student Council
    • Event planning, social clubs, and committees

Enrollment Policy

HOPE Community Academy warmly welcomes all students regardless of race/ethnicity, ability or home language. It is our growing, diverse student body that makes us unique!

Age requirement:

For Pre-K enrollment, all students must be 4 years old by September 1st of the year in which they wish to apply. We do not have early admission for Pre-K. There is an enrollment cap for PreK and we are taking students on a first come, first serve basis.

For Kindergarten enrollment, all students need to be 5 years old by September 1st of the year they wish to apply. Early Admission is available for students born between September 2nd – October 15th, if they pass the Kindergarten screening.

We invite you to read more about our enrollment policy by clicking the link below.

Enrollment Policy

Pre-Kindergarten – Grade 11 Online Interest Form
Click here to fill out the form for your child(ren)