Here is a great article about SAU’s Google Summit that several students had the opportunity to attend. https://web.saumag.edu/news/2019/sau-brings-educators-and-students-together-for-two-day-google-summit/?fbclid=IwAR0bwmZvPibjUJpfCzDv5rfZTTQIOjR3Ypspv24ewBJP0OTCFCorFQlgmM0
Sallie Nix will be on campus Wednesday at 9 to discuss scheduling options with 9th graders. Parents are welcome to attend.
Due to the threat of inclement weather on Saturday, our public service day will be rescheduled. If your student was scheduled to work this weekend they will have updated information ASAP.
Oops! Wrong date. Here’s the corrected date (tonight!) HAPS PTO Meeting Earn 4 parent hours Tuesday, March 5 5:30 in HAPS Cafeteria
HAPS PTO Meeting Tuesday, March 4 5:30 PM in HAPS Cafeteria ***Earn 4 Parent hours***
Application window closes tomorrow! Get your applications in! https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/292437/19-20_HAPS_Application.pdf
2019-20 Applications are available in the HAPS Office or on our web site. Applications are due in our Office by March 1, 2019 @ 3:00 pm
HAPS other public service for today saw students and staff sorting and organizing clothes for the Hempstead County Closet. This organization does an amazing job of helping families in need. We are proud that these kids are learning the value of giving back and of our community for being so supportive!
Ms. Townsend has started a Donors Choose project for additional items for our school Z Space Lab. Please consider donating! The code LIFTOFF will double your donation at no additional cost to you. Thanks! https://www.donorschoose.org/project/creativity-starts-here/3742622/?utm_source=dc&utm_medium=facebook&utm_campaign=ifproject&utm_term=teacher_5383654&rf=facebook-dc-2018-11-ifproject-teacher_5383654&challengeid=21182524
Several of our HAPS students participated in an interview concerning Hempstead County’s Bicentennial time capsule. https://www.arklatexhomepage.com/news/local-news/residents-students-prepare-time-capsule/1550107599
HAPS Travelers are planning a trip to Florida in June. Please support them by buying Rada products. See a student, or use the link listed. https://radafundraising.com/?rfsn=1809057.950489
Associated Press reports test of FEMA "Presidential Alert" system at 1:18 p.m. Central Daylight Time today. Message will read "This is a test of the National Wireless Emergency Alert System. No action is needed." Your phone will buzz.
Beta Club Induction Ceremony will be tomorrow at 1:00 at Hempstead Hall. We’d love to see you there!
Acceptance letters to HAPS have gone out. Contact 870-722-2700, ext. 402, if you have not received one.
"Make-up Day" on Friday; classes will be in session all day.
The dance was tons of fun tonight! Please tag your pictures with #HAPSdance2018 and share with us! Thanks to Student Council and Mr. Hooker for hosting!
Hope Schools are CLOSED tomorrow due to weather.
Hope junior high football games in Ashdown scheduled Thursday have been moved to Tuesday.
Please be sure your child has BOTH permission forms signed on Monday so they may participate in eclipse activities. Have a great weekend!
***Ice Cream Social has been moved to Hempstead Hall. All other details are the same.***
Spring Forward into Daylight Savings Time at midnight Saturday.
Yearbook message/ad order form in Documents/Forms on HAPS website. Orders due by March 29.
Valentine's Day Hope Academy Public Service, 7:15 a.m. - noon. No balloons, oversize items on buses.
Hope Schools senior and junior basketball away games Friday, Saturday cancelled due to weather.
Thanksgiving holiday break Nov. 19-27. Classes resume Nov. 28. Happy Thanksgiving!
Thanksgiving Holiday: Monday, November 21-Friday, November 25. No school during this time!
Saturday, November 12th is 6th grade Public Service Day. We will meet at HAPS to assemble boxes for care packages sent to military members in Afghanistan in partnership with UCCCHT Fine Arts Club.
Thursday, November 10th, HAPS students will attend the St. Louis Brass Concert at Hempstead Hall. Students should wear their red HAPS shirts and jeans for this event.
Tomorrow, November 9th, is an Early Out day. HAPS students will dismiss at 2:00 pm
FALL BACK - Daylight Savings Time ends Nov. 6; set clocks back one hour.
HAPS is partnering with UACCHT Fine Arts Club to send care packages to military troops in Afghanistan. Come b the school office for more information!
We had a great Fall Celebration today at HAPS! Thanks to all of the HAPS parents, families and community members who made it such a wonderful day for our students.
Hope district report to public tonight at 6 p.m., administration building.
HAPS Students will be working in the Chamber of Commerce booth at Trade Days this Saturday. Stop by and see us and buy some popcorn to support our fundraiser. 8:00 am- 2:00 pm Downtown Hope!
REMINDER: Early out and Parent/Teacher Conferences Thursday, October 20th. Check with your child's Advisor for your appointment time!
Flu Clinic - Thursday, October 20th
HAPS and YMS are Co-hosting a "Strategic Parenting" night for 7th & 8th Grade Parents. Join us Monday, 10/17 @ YMS Library @ 6:00 pm to learn ways to give your student an academic edge.
We had a wonderful Breast Cancer Survivor speak to our students today. Tiffena Pierce has an amazing story to share and we are thrilled she's now part of our HAPS Family!
Thanks to Georgia Pacific for their generous donation for our STEAM projects in our Innovation Lab! We are excited about this partnership
HAPS Fundraiser begins today! We are selling gourmet pop corn & fudge from the Pop Pop Shoppe! All proceeds go to our Activity Fund. Please support our students and programs by making a purchase!
Flu shot forms are due at HAPS no later than Wednesday, October 12th. Please be sure they are completed, including insurance information and signature so your child can get his/her shot.
Early Out - Wednesday, October 5 District-wide. School will end at 2:10 at HAPS tomorrow!
First Responder Appreciation Day at HAPS to celebrate Freedom Week! Thank a Policeman, Fireman or EMT you know today
Classes dismiss one hour early for District Fair Arm Band Day on Thursday, 9/29.
HAPS will be celebrating FREEDOM WEEK next week
HAPS Scholastic Book Fair next week, September 26-30
8th grade science students are launching rockets at the soccer field today!
Race Car Trials today at HAPS Innovation Lab! Come and see our exciting project!
Eighth, ninth grade football v. Malvern tomorrow cancelled; seventh grade v. Nashville, 5:30 p.m., Sept. 12, Hammons Stadium; no JV game Monday.
HAPS will be hosting our first Scholastic Book Fair September 26-30. Please keep an eye out for more information!
Celebrate Grandparents Day! Thursday, September 9 , 2016 8:00a-9:30a OR 2:00p-3:00p Please call the HAPS Office and let us know if you can attend 870-777-3454.
Egg Drop Experiments all day today in Innovation Lab!
HAPS will be hosting a Chamber Coffee at our Garland campus on September 13. The public is invited.
Hope School Board meets today at 5:30 p.m., second floor conference room, HPSD administration building; open to the public.
Teachers - Got a heroic or humorous Back to School Moment to share? Email me at firstname.lastname@example.org
HPSD alumni: Send us a pennant from your college for display at Hope Academy of Public Service. Send to: 117 E. Second St., Hope, Ar., 71801
Facebook Page now operational for the Hope Academy of Public Service
Hope Academy of Public Service charter conversion meeting 6 p.m. Thursday at Hope High School auditorium. Public invited.