Chicago Hope Academy Enters its 13th Year!

Chicago Hope Academy is proud to open our doors for our 13th year! This is an exciting year as it marks our fourth consecutive year with over 200 students in attendance. This year we are introducing AP and honors history classes. In addition we are partnering with The Midland Institute for Entrepreneurship implementing its CEO (Creating Entrepreneurial Opportunities) program. Our football team has … [Read more...]

Founder’s History

By B. J. Weber -  President of New York Fellowship Heroes, it has been said, are made not born. The character qualities that make a hero are courage, sacrifice, and vision. Heroes are those who dream bigger than most and live out their purpose and ideals in the face of danger, threat or hardship. In the end, a hero saves lives, confronts evil, and someone lives to tell the tale. Bob Muzikowski … [Read more...]

A Gathering to Support Hope

The Gathering for Hope is an annual fund raiser and play performed by our very own students. The Gathering is a modern-day retelling of the Last Supper, complete with both humor and thought-provoking moments. Students perform for the community Thursday and Friday nights, culminating in a Saturday performance and gala fund raising event. This year, students gave a rousing first two performances, … [Read more...]

The Gathering

Showtimes & Ticket Information: Call the school at 312.491.1600 to get your tickets today! … [Read more...]

Polar Plunge #whoneedsprom

Sponsor a Chicago Hope senior to send them to Mexico & into the dunk tank! Every year, the senior class travels to Mexico during spring break to build homes for families in need. Instead of hosting a prom, students intentionally serve a community in need. The last few days of the trip students get to relax and reflect on the beach in San Diego. Check out highlights from last … [Read more...]

Students of the Month

Each month Hope celebrates one male and female student that have shown exemplary attitude, service, and academic rigor. We value fostering an environment where students are well-rounded and educated to be great men and women of character. Kaila Hernandez Kaila brightens up any room that she walks into. She is always smiling and exudes a cheerful self-confidence that allows her to bring joy to … [Read more...]

Christmas Trees at Hope

There are still some Christmas trees and wreaths left! Call or stop by the school to pick up yours. 312.491.1600. Get your Christmas tree this holiday season from Chicago Hope! All proceeds go to support our seniors class' trip to Mexico. They will be partnering with Youth With a Mission and build homes for families in Ensenada, Mexico. Watch the highlights from last year's … [Read more...]

Do Christian Schools Produce Good Citizens?

Chicago Hope is very different from CPS. The most glaring is the 12 students per class at Hope versus an average of almost 30 at CPS. Another significant difference is Hope's focus on developing the spiritual side of each student. Hope has chapels, discipleship groups, service hours, and a missions trip. Faith is integrated in to all that goes on at Hope. But the question still remains, does a … [Read more...]


This year's Homecoming was a celebration of ten years of victories on and off the field. Those victories include an 100% college acceptance rate for graduating students and countless lives changed for Christ. Joseph Huggins, a former quarterback for Hope Eagles, is now at US Naval Academy.       His brother, Jonovan (right), a senior at Chicago Hope Academy, hopes to follow his … [Read more...]

Seeing Double

Are you seeing double? No. It’s spirit week at Chicago Hope Academy, where students pump up their school spirit by taking part in all kinds of fun activities including wacky dressing days. Wednesday was Twin Day, where students dress in duplicate, and triplicate... Even quadruplicate with classmates. It's just one of the ways that the students and faculty were gearing up … [Read more...]