Hope Ranch Learning Academy

17933 E Rd,
Hudson, FL, 34667-0727
Tel: (727)232-0119
Grades: K - 12 | 50 students
HOPE Ranch Learning Academy opened its doors in May 2005 and is registered as a Private School with the Florida Department of Education.
The school's mission is to foster hope rather than despair, potential rather than limitation, healing rather than hurting, belonging rather than isolation and what the future can be rather than what the past has been.
HOPE Ranch Learning Academy has quickly become the standard for success in educating children with Autism and other forms of learning disabilities.  Set in a working horse ranch, the horses provide a fun riding time as school incentive as well as therapeutically in physical therapy, speech therapy, occupational therapy, mental health psychotherapy, and social skills training.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Autism
Year Founded 2015

Student Body

Total Students 50 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Hope Ranch Learning Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 12 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(School T-Shirt and Jeans)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $8,500
Tuition Notes Minimum Tuition is $8500/yr based on child's disability. We are a McKay approved school as well as Step Up For Student school.
Acceptance Rate 90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Ampy Suarez

School Notes:

  • For consideration to attend HOPE Ranch Learning Academy, please call our office and ask to speak with our Principal, Ms Ampy Suarez.  Following a phone interview you will be sent an application packet to complete as well as schedule a date for an onsite tour and interview with yourself and your child.  You can call us at 727-232-0119 to initiate this process.
  • Profile last updated: 04/11/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is West Hernando Christian School (4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Notre Dame Catholic School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Faith Christian Academy (3.3 miles away)
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School Reviews

  • Recommended April 14, 2014 - The miracles I have personally seen at this school are amazing. Students are advancing 3-4 grade levels in one academic year. Social skills in children with autism are developing and for the first time they are having friends over to their homes for sleep overs, going out bowling, enjoying each other''s company and friendship. Jesus Christ''s power to heal, transform, and restore is at work here. - Posted by Administrator

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