All families interested in Hope Charter Leadership Academy are encouraged to take a tour of the school in order to learn more about our educational program and leadership focus. Please contact the school at 919.834.0941 and advise of your preferred tour date.
Open Enrollment for the 2015-2016 school year ends on Friday, April 24th. If you are interested in attending HCLA ENROLL ONLINE! Admission to HCLA is open to any student who wishes to attend our school. Families are not required to live in a particular area or district within the state.
Hope Charter Leadership Academy is a tuition-free public school that serves students from Kindergarten through Fifth grades. We are located in the historic Oakwood neighborhood and housed in the Barbee School Building that was erected in 1924. The school's progressive, high-quality, student-centered educational program expands educational choices for parents and their children in the public school system, supports a nurturing community of learners, and focuses on enhancing the academic growth, and builds leadership within all students while nurturing social development in every student.
Hope Charter Leadership Academy bases its leadership focus on Stephen Covey's Seven Habits of Highly Effective Kids. As a Leader In Me School, students will discover and practice a set of leadership and life skills from Stephen Covey's book The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People. Leader In Me schools receive national recognition for their emphasis on developing leadership in young children. Incorporating The Leader In Me practices within our school's environment and curriculum assists our students in becoming prepared to succeed in the 21st Century, with critical skills and characteristics such as: motivation, problem-solving skills, trustworthiness, a strong work ethic, goal setting, effective interpersonal skills, academic achievement, a sense of teamwork, and valuing diversity in a global market.