The University of Arkansas at Hope and the Hope Public School District will host a public informational meeting on Tuesday, April 6 at 6:00 p.m. in the Hope High School Auditorium for parents and guardians who have students interested in attending the Hope Collegiate Academy. The purpose of the meeting is to inform parents/guardians about the Collegiate Academy requirements, expectations, and application process. The academy is for students entering the 10th grade next school year.

The Hope Collegiate Academy is a partnership between the Hope Public School District and the University of Arkansas Hope-Texarkana. The goal of the academy is to provide students with a three-year curriculum that allows them the opportunity to complete a high school diploma and an associate degree simultaneously.

Students entering the 10th grade can apply for the program through June 1, 2021. Students must be enrolled or be eligible to become enrolled as a Hope Public School student and meet the collegiate academy entrance requirements to attend. The academy is a public school free of charge and is located on the University of Arkansas Hope campus.

Students must submit the collegiate academy application and college entrance scores by June 1, 2021. To apply, visit  https://www.uaht.edu/hope-collegiate-academy/.

For questions, contact Mikki Curtis at mikki.curtis@uaht.edu or 870-722-8133.