New Hope Academy presents: RENT

The extraordinarily talented students of New Hope Academy performed the musical “Rent” on Friday, May 5 and Saturday, May 6, 2017 at the Yardley Community Centre. A story of friendship, forgiveness, and love, “Rent” centers on seven friends living in New York City who struggle with living honestly and creatively in a world that often requires conformity. Backed up by the equall...
Read More

World Chess Champion Cristian Chirila visits NHA

Cristian Chirila
See the press release video in the Courier Times!On March 22, 2016, New Hope Academy will have the great honor of hosting yet another former World Chess Champion. In 2011, five time Olympic chess champion Susan Polgar came to NHA to talk to the students about the relationship between the strategies of chess and our lives. This year, former World Champion and Grand Master Cristi...
Read More

Why We Need Feminism

Feminism is “the belief that men and women should have equal rights and opportunities.” There are many misconceptions on what feminism actually is, people let stereotypes inform their view on this subject, instead of educating themselves. Although we have made great strides in the fight for equality, we are nowhere near finished.On average, women that work full time are paid 21...
Read More

Does Pop Culture Deserve Serious Study?

  In the article Does Pop Culture Deserve Serious Study? by Holly Epstein Ojalva, many questions are raised about reality television shows and other forms of pop culture. Ojalva talks mostly about the reality television show Jersey Shore. Many people wonder what the point of reality television is; if it’s just for fun or if there’s a deeper meaning to it. Some reality shows mig...
Read More

NHA Presents Up the Down Staircase

Cast of Up The Down Staircase
Riiiiiiiinnnnnnnggggg ... Went the final school bell on New Hope Academy's closing production of UP THE DOWN STAIRCASE this past Saturday night at the Yardley Community Center.     16 student actors, and 5 musicians and tech crew members wrapped the comedic performance in front of an enthusiastic audience made up of parents, family, teachers, friends and NHA alumnae.           ...
Read More

Springfest 2015 Performance Videos

The performances from this year's New Hope Academy Springfest have been uploaded. Enjoy revisiting the variety of talent that these amazing NHA students put on display at the Yardley Community Center! Springfest is NHA's semi annual talent showcase, and this year's presentation was fantastic! Following closely on the heels of "The Sound of Music" did not take any steam a...
Read More