Princeton Day School Chess Tournament

Congratulations to the New Hope Academy Chess team who competed this weekend at the Princeton Day School Chess Tournament. Evan Myers, a veteran of the NHA Chess team took first place, finishing undefeated with 2.5 points out of 3 in the Under 1400 section. Impressively it was the first Chess tournament for two new members of the NHA Chess team!We'll have a full writeup on the ...
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2015 Fall Picnic

Neither rain nor wind nor chilly temperatures could keep New Hope Academy from holding its annual fall picnic! Despite the unseasonable weather, students and staff from both campuses gathered on Friday, October 2 at Core Creek Park for the event. As always, the food was delicious; traditional picnic fare, including potato salad, pasta salad, and deviled eggs, lined t...
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Parents Night Out – Sept 2015

Round Table
New Hope Academy hosted its first Parents’ Night on Tuesday, September 28 from 7 pm-10 pm. Held at the Yardley campus, the parents and guardians of NHA students had the opportunity to meet the staff, mingle with other parents, and gather some information on how the school year is progressing. The event was catered entirely by the NHA staff; dinner included delicious homemad...
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Pawn Sacrifice- Chess Club Screening

On Wednesday, October 30th, 2015, New Hope Academy’s Chess Club went to see the movie Pawn Sacrifice. Nine students went in total, along with Bela, the chess teacher; Dan, a graduate from New Hope Academy; and Kathy Rosso-Gana, the founder of the school. All the students met in Bela’s room at 11:15, where they went over a game by chess player Bobby Fischer. They then l...
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