GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOTV) The school year is in full swing and good things are happening at Hope Academy. The school added soccer and music programs this year, and is already seeing improvements in students’ behavior and academics.
Arts and athletics round out the educational experience. It’s important to bring music into the classroom because the kids enjoy it. The kids also love playing soccer. Officials at the school say there have been minimal behavioral issues since the introduction of the soccer program.