Principal's Message


    Elisha Y Hope

     Ms. Elisha Y. Hope

    Phone: 984-230-0500


    Degrees and Certifications:

     BA, Mathematics & Statistics

    Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ

    MA, Educational Administration

    New Jersey City University, Jersey City, NJ


    Ms. Elisha Yvonne Hope is proud and honored to serve you as the Principal at Choice Plus Academy!

    Ms. Hope is originally from New Jersey; however, she currently resides in Johnston County with her daughter who is a junior at Smithfield-Selma High. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from Rutgers University in New Brusnwick, NJ. 

    She began her career as an educator as a middle school mathematics teacher in Elizabeth, NJ where she also served as a Substance Abuse Counselor. After earning her Master of Arts degree from New Jersey City University in Jersey City, NJ she served as Vice Principal of Mount Arlington Public Schools  in Mount Arlingtion, NJ. 

    In 2003, she relocated to North Carolina. In 2005, she was named an Assistant Principal at Smithfield-Selma High School. Through the years she  has also served as Summer Academy Principal, Assistant Princpal at South Campus Community Schools and Assistant Principal at Clayton High School. 

    She looks forward to building and growing the programs at Choice Plus Academy. 


    Together we will RISE.

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