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, 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.
School Focus: Stephen Covey's Seven Habits of Highly Effective Kids
Area: Downtown & West Raleigh
1116 N. Blount St., Raleigh, NC, 27604