Signs & Symptoms

  1. Have friends or family suggested you cut back on your drinking?
  2. Is drinking/using drugs creating problems at work or school?
  3. Feeling confused, angry and helpless?


8102 Clearvista Parkway
Indianapolis, IN 46256


Hope Academy


Hope Academy, the recovery high school at Fairbanks

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In the United States, 80% of students relapse from recovery upon returning to their high school after having primary treatment for substance abuse. Hope Academy is Fairbanks' answer to this staggering statistic.

Finding the right environment for a high school student recovering from alcohol and drug addiction can contribute to both academic success and life-long recovery.

Hope Academy is a fully accredited, tuition-free, Indiana public charter high school that provides opportunities for academic achievement, sobriety and personal growth for students and their families.

At Hope Academy, we provide many opportunities to our students.

  • A high school diploma that meets all college admission standards
  • Core-40 classes
  • Extra curricular activities such as art, music and sports
  • Leadership opportunities such as yearbook and student council
  • Individualized and remedial support learning

We also provide support for students as they pursue higher education or a career by offering college planning, resume writing and interview coaching.

Hope Academy Facts

  • Hope Academy offers small class sizes with one-on-one instruction from highly qualified, licensed and addictions-trained teachers.
  • Students are provided the opportunity to recover high school credits.
  • Hope Academy graduates receive the Indiana Core 40 diploma, accepted by colleges.
  • By joining a sober peer network at Hope Academy, students achieve greater recovery success and significant academic improvements.
  • Of the students enrolled at Hope Academy for at least one year, 89% showed growth in their standardized test scores for reading.
  • 100% of students are engaged in a recovery and wellness program at Hope Academy.
  • In a recent study, parents reported a 100% overall satisfaction rate with Hope Academy.

Hope Academy, the recovery high school at Fairbanks can be the answer for you and your child to reach the academic and personal growth goals you have set.  Recovery and graduation are possible for your child.

If you would like more information about Hope Academy, contact Nicole Kraus, Fairbanks Adolescent Admissions Coordinator, at or 317.509.0265.

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For questions about indoor air quality contact the manager of environmental services at 317-849-8222.


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Alumni Spotlight: Mindy



“... at Hope Academy, they weren't just focused on my grades, they were focused on my sobriety too...”

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