Details overview

Hours 07:55 AM - 03:05 PM
School leader Terry Heisey
Transportation options Yes
Preschool capacity 64

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Religious affiliation Non-denomiational Christian
Schedule AM and PM kindergarten
Traditional
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school College preparatory
Faith-based
Teacher-run
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Educational philosophy and approach to learning Approaching everything from a Biblical worldview.
Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Business
Humanities
Mathematics
Music
Religious
Science
Service learning
Technology
Writing

Classes

6
Visual Arts
including: Photography
6
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
3
AP Classes
including: Calculus BC
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Orchestra
Theory
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Poetry
Career and Tech programs None
Media arts Graphics
Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Sculpture
World languages taught Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered None
AP classes offered Calculus AB
Calculus BC
Statistics

Support

13
Facilities
including: Library
Facilities Art room
Cafeteria
College / career center
Computer lab
Gym
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Natural area
Playground
Science lab
Sports Fields
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Tutoring
College preparation resources College/career counseling
College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
Community college courses
SAT/ACT prep classes
Summer college prep programs
School-sponsored trips to college campuses

Early childhood program

Type of center In-school
Early childhood starting age 3 years old
Certified and/or licensed Yes
Days open Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Requirements for attending Pre-School: must be three years old by September 1st Pre-Kindergarten: must be four years old by September 1st All students must be completely toilet trained (no pull-ups).
Weekly cost range (low) $75.00
Weekly cost range (high) $300.00
For the year 2017
Payment schedule Monthly
Financial aid options Sibling Discount
Preschool meals offered None
Social emotional skills development Hope uses A Beka Curriculum for our Preschool and Pre-Kindergarten to help train up the children we are entrusted with, both academically and spiritually.
Math skills development Number Skills include counting of 1-100 and number concepts using 1-20.
Speech development Language Development & Listening Skills include color words, shapes, animals, transportation, countries, community helpers, health, safety, manners and science.
Reading skills development Language Arts will include recognition of the name and sound along with the concept of short vowels and consonants, the introduction of phonics and reading, as well as manuscript writing. Poetry will be introduced as well as memorization.
Required credentials for lead staff Bachelor's degree
Teaching credential
Maximum number of infants per adult 0
Maximum number of toddlers per adult 0
Maximum number of 2 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of 3 year olds per adult 12
Maximum number of 4 year olds per adult 12
Maximum number of kindergartners per adult 13
Maximum number of school-age children per adult 22

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Extracurriculars

11
Girls Sports
including: Volleyball
11
Boys Sports
including: PE classes
8
Clubs
including: Chess club
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Golf
PE classes
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cross country
Football
Golf
PE classes
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Girls sports (misc.) Dance/Drill
Clubs Arts and crafts
Chess club
Community service
Drill team
Robotics club
Student council / government
Television / Radio News
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 07:00 AM
After school end time 06:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Monitor the playground
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically come from these schools Albuquerque Public Schools
  Albuquerque Christian School
  Sunset Mesa Schools
Students typically continue on to these schools La Cueva High School
  Cibola High School
  St. Pius X High School
Parent involvement details In PreK and Elementary, chaperoning on field trips and/or being room moms and dads. In Elementary, Middle, and High School, many parents serve as coaches and assistant coaches for their student's athletic teams.
Approach to addressing and preventing bullying Hope Christian School is committed to maintaining an academic environment in which all individuals treat each other with dignity and respect and which is free from all forms of intimidation, exploitation and harassment. The school is prepared to take action to prevent and correct any violations of this policy and anyone who is found in violation of this policy will be subject to disciplinary action up to and including withdrawal from school.

Teachers

10
Staff
including: Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Staff Assistant principal
Coach(es)
College counselor
Educational diagnostician
Librarian / media specialist
Nurse
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Security personnel
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff American Sign Language (ASL)
French
Japanese
Spanish
Staff details As a college preparatory school, Hope Christian is dedicated to providing its students with an education that incorporates strength in scholastic and spiritual development. The faculty and administration work together in preparing instruction that will meet the needs of each student.

Neighborhood

Transportation details There is bus service available from the West Side on a daily fare of monthly pass basis.
Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students

Enrollment

Application/ enrollment process details 1. Review Student Handbook 2. Complete application online and submit with application fee 3. Application status updates are sent via email 4. Distribute grade-appropriate Character Reference forms 5. Begin testing and interview processes
Learn more Http://www.hopechristianschool.org/admissions.cfm
Application requirements Application
Application fee
Entrance exam
Essay
Interview
Recommendations
Transcript
Application submission begins 10/14/2017
Application deadline 02/09/2018
Application fee amount $75
Application fee waivers available? No
Tuition range (low) $7600
Tuition range (high) $8600
For the year 2017-2018
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Outside scholarships
Vouchers accepted Yes