In operation since 2007 as a 501(c)3 nonprofit, Greater Baton Rouge Hope Academy (Hope) is a private, secular school offering quality, educational opportunities which empower each student to reach their highest potential.
All students, from ages 5-22, including students with Autism Spectrum Disorder, ADHD, dyslexia, Down Syndrome, and other unique learning challenges, experience small class sizes and an individualized curriculum to reach their highest potential. .

Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Yearly Tuition: $11,000
  • Acceptance rate: 99%
  • Average class size: 8 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Autism, Learning Disabilities, Down Syndrome, ADHD, Dyslexia, Mild/Moderate Cognitive Disabilities
Year Founded
2007
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
n/a
Student Body Type
Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
40%
Average Class Size
8 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(uniforms, school logo shirt and navy pants)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Acceptance Rate
99%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Linda L. Stone- Principal
Admissions Associate
Tosha Misner- Family Liaison

Sports

Total Sports Offered
3 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
4-H Club, Cheerleading, Music

School Notes

Hope Academy's academic programs are flexible and highly individualized- the programs are designed to fit the child rather than the child struggling to fit the programs. Hope's school climate is one of inclusion, encouragement, positive relationships and recognition of student accomplishments.


Hope Academy believes that:

  •     all children can learn and achieve to higher levels
  •     every child has unique patterns of strengths and weaknesses
  •     children learn best in structured programs within caring and calm atmospheres
  •     all children deserve an equal opportunity to develop and learn to their full potential
  •     every effort should be made to create unique educational experiences that match unique needs

Hope Academy is a participant in:

  •      Louisiana Student Scholarship for Educational Excellence
  •      School Choice for Disabilities
Source: Verified school update

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
Hope Academy provides a safe, supportive, and respectful environment for students to learn and thrive. The families and faculty work closely in partnership with one another to help students fulfill their greatest potential. Hope Academy is a standout among academic institutions in the Baton Rouge area to provide unique educational opportunities for students who may need academic, emotional, and social support.
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5  
Five stars! Hope Academy is a wonderful environment that meets students where they are and works with them to meet their potential. This school has small class settings and caring teachers. My child is thriving at Hope Academy. I recommend that you go for a visit and see for yourself.
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Yearly Tuition: $11,000
  • Acceptance rate: 99%
  • Average class size: 8 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Baton Rouge, LA is $9,596 for elementary schools and $13,577 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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