Hope Academy was founded in 1998 by Bishop Andrew Merritt, Pastor of the Straight Gate International Church in Detroit .

Hope Academy is a Public Charter School serving students K-8. We are located 12121 Broadstreet Ave near I-96 (Jefferies Freeway) off of Livernois.

Hope Academy opened grades K-3 in September of 1998. An additional grade was added each year until we reached the 9th grade.

Hope Academy celebrated 15 years of educational services to elementary students in 2013. Hope Academy is a school where "Students are our Priority"

We have three sections of each grade level. The maximum class size is 25-30 students per class. Total student capacity is 751.

Bishop Andrew Merritt
Board Of Directors

Leatrice Eagleson, President

Randy McNeil, Secretary

Vera Hurt,

Angela Polk,

Nowlin-Swartz, member

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Hope Academy by clicking on the link below or click the application on the Contact Us page.
Eastern Michigan University authorized Hope Academy to become a charter school. Click on the link to the right of this message for more information about Hope Academy and other EMU Charter Schools.
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