Thanksgiving 2018

New Hope Academy’s students and staff from the Doylestown and Yardley campuses gathered together on Tuesday, November 20, 2018 for the annual Thanksgiving Day Feast, an event that serves as the unofficial kick-off to the upcoming holiday season. NHA president Kathy Rosso-Gana welcomed everyone and began the luncheon by asking students and staff to share their Thanksgiving Day t...
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St. Joe’s University Trip

On November 7th, a group of students and teachers from the Yardley and Doylestown campuses attended a trip to Saint Joseph's University in Philadelphia. Lucking out with beautiful weather, the group enjoyed a tour around SJU's campus and visited some of its academic and recreational buildings. Favorite stops included the university's source of school spirit, the much-cherished ...
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NHA’s Runners & Fitness Club

Fall is here, so we’re getting into gear! Research has shown that, aside from the physical benefits of regular exercise, working out can benefit memory, concentration, and creativity. To that, NHA has two after-school clubs that encourage students to physically and mentally improve. In Yardley, gym teacher Mark Beuerle will be conducting Runner’s Club every Monday and Wednesday...
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Halloween 2018

Happy Halloween from NHA
Halloween came early to New Hope Academy this year. On Friday, October 26, 2018, students and staff marked the holiday by dressing up in a wide range of costumes - there were unicorns, ghosts, nerds, and plenty of old people. At a co-campus celebration, cash prizes were awarded to the students whose costumes were a cut above the rest. Among the winners were “Cutest Couple” Step...
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The R.E.A.L. Deal Newspaper 2018 Issue 1

NHA's student newspaper, The R.E.A.L. Deal released its first issue for the 2018/19 school year on Friday, October 26th. Editors Michael Riehl and Aria Lee led the newspaper staff from pitching stories, conducting interviews, writing articles, and finally layout and design. This issue features a cover story on the Fall Picnic, an article on preparing for the SAT, a Chess Puzzle...
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Noises Off: Cast Trip

The cast of Noises Off had two days of fun-filled adventure! On Tuesday, October 16th, the cast did a brush up rehearsal and went over the beginning of the show. Next, they went out to the Langhorne Coffee House and enjoyed a mix of breakfast, lunch, coffee, and snacks. After eating, the cast had a picnic at Playwicki Park, where they ate cookies shaped like doors and sardines;...
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NHA Fall Picnic 2018

New Hope Academy held its annual fall picnic on Friday, October 5th at Core Creek Park. Students and staff from the Yardley and Doylestown campuses gathered together to officially kick off the school year. The picnics are a prime opportunity for everyone to get better acquainted, as well as a chance to welcome new teachers and students to NHA. The menu included hot dogs, hambur...
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NHA’s Dance Team

NHA's Dance team Crew 6 took on the #blackpantherchallenge earlier this summer. Choreographed by English teacher Ebony Crosdale and Spanish teacher Carly Reiss, this routine features African-inspired dance moves with modern flair. #wakandaforeverCrew 6 is one of NHA's many student clubs. The club was formed last year to perform at our annual Springfest talent show. The students...
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Summer Beach Trip – 2018

On Wednesday, August 9, 2017, students and staff from New Hope Academy's ESY program celebrated the summer in the most appropriate way - they spent the day at the beach! Spring Lake, NJ was the perfect setting for the beautiful day. After slathering on the sunscreen, the gang settled in for a day of summer fun. Some swam in the waters of the Atlantic, while others soaked up the...
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Summerfest 2018

New Hope Academy held its annual SummerFest at its Yardley campus on Thursday, August 9th, 2018. SummerFest traditionally features the students who are involved in the Extended School Year (ESY) program. The show opened with a version of Jethro Tull’s “Cup of Wonder,” performed by Joe Markley. Next was Julianna Ciarrocchi singing Panic at the Disco’s “This is Gospel.” Up next w...
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