Struggling student?
Hope can help.

Struggling student?
Hope can help.

Hope Academy is Indiana’s only accredited recovery high school with
a focus on sobriety and academic success for students grades 9-12.

We are a public charter, tuition-free high school offering free transportation
throughout Indianapolis and surrounding communities.

About Hope Academy

Hope Academy is a tuition-free, public charter high school that provides a safe, sober and challenging academic experience for Indy-area teens.

We are centrally located just minutes from downtown near the campus of the University of Indianapolis with convenient access via Indy Go’s Red Line. 

Check out our virtual tour, and if you’re interested in learning more you can register for a safe socially distanced appointment here

Hope Academy by the Numbers


Total Students Served


Different School Districts


Current Students


Average Class Size

Did You Know?

94% of Hope Academy graduates go on to post-secondary education

We are 1 of 7 schools nationally accredited b the Association of Recovery High Schools

On average, students earn 7 credits per semester

Students with 200 days of sobriety average a 40% increase in their GPA

Hope Highlights

Stay in the know about happenings at Hope Academy by reading our latest blog posts. Here you can learn more about our upcoming events, news and the special people who bring Hope Academy’s mission to life each day.

10 Jun

Lifelong Hope Academy Supporters Rusty and Patricia McKay

Rusty and Patricia McKay have been champions for Hope Academy since the day they heard about the idea of a recovery high school more
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7 Jun

Hope Academy Alums: Where are they now? Courtney’s Story

Meet Hope Academy Alumna Courtney. She attended Hope Academy from 2015-2017, and she now has five years of sobriety! Of all her Hope Academy
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1 Jun

Get to know Hope Academy Board Chair Marissa Manlove

In 2005, Marissa Manlove and her husband, Kim, were invited to be part of something very special—the planning of Indiana’s first recovery high school.
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Upcoming Events

School Board Meeting

Hope Academy School Board Meeting

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Hope Academy, 3919 Madison Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46227 United States
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