Girls Leadership Academy of Wilmington welcomed its inaugural class of 100 sixth grade girls Monday. WILMINGTON — The school buses rolling up Monday to Girls Leadership Academy of Wilmington might as well have been on a red carpet. Peeking out the bus windows, girls dressed in royal purple uniforms saw a crowd of hundreds dotted […]
The First All-Girls Charter School in the State is Focused on Providing Opportunities Summer vacation had just started, but 11-year-old Cheris Singleton-Irizarry was already looking forward to the start of school in the fall. The girl who wants to run her own company designing websites was excited about a curriculum that will emphasize science, technology […]
After years of planning and fundraising, the first all-girls charter school in North Carolina opened its doors in Wilmington on Aug. 29. Principal Laura Hunter stood near the school’s entrance, offering high fives and hugs to every sixth grader who stepped off the school bus. As the first busload of students filed through the school’s […]
The Girls Leadership Academy of Wilmington (GLOW), is a 6th – 12th grade single gender school modeled after the successful Young Women’s Leadership Schools.
GLOW Academy is a free North Carolina public charter school that opened in the Fall of 2016 with 100 6th grade girls.
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Will your daughter be among the first to graduate from GLOW Academy? We are now accepting applications for rising 6th grade girls for August of 2016!