This school has improved so much for the better in the past 10-15 years. So many former graduates who have gotten a good college education and made sucessful careers for themselves have moved back to the community and given back. There is time, money and parental involvement in the school again. An afterschool
... Read more program for working parents, a children's clinic, enrichment programs that were not available in previous years. The community has a lot invested in the school and it shows. The staff and teachers are caring. This is so much more than just a small county school, it's an amazing place for kids to grow and learn. Read less
Posted by a parent on 04/23/14
My 2 children began attending NHES in August. My daughter went to a large city school before and our main reason for moving to New Hope was to get in to a smaller county school. The teachers in New Hope are much more responsive . My son was recently diagnosed with ADHD and his teacher was beyond helpful
... Read more during the process (it required her to do alot of extra work) and she never complained, she responded to every email I have sent, and was very helpful in providing me with the information the doctor needed. Had I still been at the larger city school I would have never gotten that much cooperation. My daughter has ALWAYS been a student, and now in the 4th grade her grades are holding strong at all A's and she is in the gifted program (which is also wonderful). My ONLY "concern" is it is an "everyone knows everyone" kind of community and new people to the community are definately not as warmly welcomed as the people that have been there for generations. Over all great school and we have no plans to leave. Read less
Posted by a parent on 01/06/11
Please help our school, we have a great staff and community and we could use the money to help our school
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Posted by a parent on 10/06/10
The teachers and wonderful and love the kids as if they are their own. My daughter has learned so much wince she started
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Posted by a parent on 10/04/10
I love New Hope Elementary School because my family has a history of attending this school for the past 2 generations and now 1 current generation. This is just my imidiate family, there are also lots of cousins that have attended this particular school some are still attending. So there is a lot of
... Read more heritage here. It's great to hear how well the elementary school is doing and how far the credentials have come since I was in school. Go New Hope! Read less
Posted by a parent on 10/04/10
The Office Staff & other Personnel are very friendly and helpful. The teachers are very interested and concerned with the children's education and their learning abilities. Have you ever been to a football game? You must go not only to watch the games and how hard our team plays but you must sit near
... Read more the cheering section. This school has the best cheering section in the country and is full of school and team spirit whether they win or lose. Altogether the teachers, staff, parents and students are one big happy close-nit family. We are very excited to have Mr. Aycock as our new band director ultimately adding to the school's spirit amongst the students! Go INDIANS! Read less
Posted by a parent on 10/03/10
New Hope Elementary School has a very close, caring, friendly, student oriented atmosphere. There is no doubt that the students and their educational needs are top priority!
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* In 2009-2010 Alabama used the Alabama Reading and Mathematics Test (ARMT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math. The ARMT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alabama. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
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general intellectual ability or talent - high intelligence test score (usually two standard deviations above the mean), and high levels of vocabulary, memory, abstract work knowledge and abstract reasoning;
specific academic aptitude or talent in one area such as mathematics or language arts;
creative and productive thinking, the ability to produce new ideas;
leadership ability, the ability to direct individuals or groups to a common decision or action;
visual and performing arts, special talents in visual art, music, dance, drama, or other related studies;
psychomotor ability, such as practical, spatial, mechanical, and physical skills.
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A school or program within a school that provides services and training to students with moderate to severe mental and/or physical disabilities.
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English as Second Language
English language classes for students whose first language is not English.
New Hope schools — New Hope Elementary School is located at 5300 Main Dr, New Hope AL 35760. 5300 Main Dr is in the 35760 ZIP code in New Hope, AL The school district for New Hope Elementary School is the Madison County Schools. New Hope Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 8.
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