Chicago Hope Academy is a college & life preparatory Christian High School that is dedicated to nurturing and challenging the body, mind, and spirit to the glory of God.

The average class size at Chicago Hope is only 12 STUDENTS, so each child receives individual attention and support.

CHA is located in Chicago's Near West side, only five minutes from downtown.

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Upcoming Events


Hope Happenings

November Placement Testing

  This test is mandatory for acceptance to Hope. There is a $20 test fee. The test begins at 9am. It will finish at 12pm. Doors open for check-in at 8:15am. Please arrive by 8:45am to be checked in. Students should bring a snack, water bottle and several #2 pencils. Students do not need to have […]

November 5th Open House

Join us at 10am or 1pm and get to know Chicago Hope Academy at our Open House November 5th. You will have the chance to get to know our administration, staff and faculty as you tour our campus and learn more about what makes Hope us special!

Support Eagles Football Booster Club

The Eagles Football Booster Club supports Chicago Hope Academy’s football team and activities.  Your support is important to continue our excellence on the field as well as in the classroom and community. Follow this link to support the Eagles Football Booster Club.

International Students

Hope has a strong international student program. Click to find out how to apply!

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Hope Videos

Intro to Chicago Hope

Watch to see why Hope is a great choice for high school.

Changing Lives

Is Hope the right fit for you? Watch these videos to see how Hope is changing lives.

Mission Trip Highlights

Watch highlights from the 2014 Senior trip to Mexico and San Diego!

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Hope Blog

Beat The Bird 5k

Beat the Bird 5k is presented by Endure It! in support of Chicago Hope Academy. This Thanksgiving Day race is a great way to come out and support Chicago Hope Academy this holiday season. Be one with nature on this beautiful 5K (3.1 mile) trail run through the rolling hills of Fullersburg Woods. The race will […]

Education Desk: A Short History Of Illinois’ Inequitable School Funding

Our very own Joshua Cauhorn (former teacher, now board member) was recently interviewed by NPR Illinois for their “Education Desk” feature. Cauhorn speaks directly and candidly on how Illinois arrived at its current system of funding, and goes on to comment on some of the current plans on the table. Listen to the full interview here –> […]


Parking for Chicago Hope family and visitors is available during school days alongside the triangular plaza in front of school. Please park on the plaza-side and not street-side, as the street-side belongs to residents. Additional free parking is available on Polk street, on the side shared with Livingston Park, which is owned by Chicago Hope Academy. […]