Ascension Leadership Academy Presbyterian Home

Hope Academy was founded in 1997 to serve the residents of the presbyterian Home for Children, a Christian caring community for children and families.
From there it has expanded to become an exceptional school with expertise in working with children who need special attention, especially those with learning disabilities, ADHD, or who have fallen behind for any number of reasons.
Gifted students also find a home in the small classes and personalized level of instruction.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked AL School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 26 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,000
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 6 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Ascension Leadership Academy Presbyterian Home ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1997

Student Body

Total Students
26 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
44%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade
Ascension Leadership Academy Presbyterian Home Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
99%
Average Class Size
6 students
Average ACT score
20
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
khaki pants

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition covers books and supplies.
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Linda Harris
Admissions Associate
Sue Gallahar

School Notes

  • SACS-accredited program ensures quality and knowledge that grades will transfer and be accepted at all colleges and universities.
  • Above average pass rate on the Alabama High School Graduation Exam.
  • Small class size (averaging 6-12 students per teacher).
  • Personalized attention allows students and teachers to perform as a team.
  • Instructors with a high expectations for academic achievement.
  • Close communication between parent, instructor, and child regarding all aspects of the child's development and education.
  • Special emphasis on individual instructional needs.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Ascension Leadership Academy Presbyterian Home cost?
Ascension Leadership Academy Presbyterian Home's tuition is approximately $4,000 for private students.
What is the acceptance rate of Ascension Leadership Academy Presbyterian Home?
The acceptance rate of Ascension Leadership Academy Presbyterian Home is 90%, which is equal to the national average of 90%.
What is Ascension Leadership Academy Presbyterian Home's ranking?
Ascension Leadership Academy Presbyterian Home ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Alabama for: Least expensive tuition and Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees.
When is the application deadline for Ascension Leadership Academy Presbyterian Home?
The application deadline for Ascension Leadership Academy Presbyterian Home is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked AL School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 26 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,000
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 6 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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Did You Know?

The average private school tuition in Alabama is $7,790 for elementary schools and $8,748 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Alabama is 90% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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