Global Leadership Academy International Charter High School

GLAICHS l aims to create a global learning environment for students in grades 9-12 in West Philadelphia, Strawberry Mansion and the surrounding communities

VISION GLAICHS will develop creative leaders who will be globally competitive yet compassionate to bringing change to a better world. It will offer a rigorous core curriculum which will include civic responsibility, globalization and inquiry based research. Through technology infusion GLAICHS will prepare the scholars with the skills and college preparatory education needed to participate in the fast growing workplace of the future = with work based in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. EDUCATIONAL GOALS 1. All scholars will thrive in a safe and holistic learning environment. 2. All scholars will be endowed with the knowledge to continue to carve out new paths in the global community. 3. All scholars will achieve at high levels being taught by extraordinary certified/highly qualified teachers. 4. All scholars will become problem solvers and understand how to make a change in the world. 5. All scholars will graduate prepared for success in college and postsecondary training, while having competency skills in international studies, computer literacy and entrepreneurship. 6. All scholars will be community leaders and good citizens. 7. All scholars will utilize their academic, emotional and social intelligence to propel them to become successful adults in the 21st century and gain the fortitude required to attain their life mission and goals. 8. All scholars will produce a service learning project and submit an international studies portfolio upon graduation.

Mission: GLAICHS will be a premiere college preparatory school which will focus on international studies and leadership development, specializing in international travel, entrepreneurship and community service.

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5 new charters to get $10.5M in grants

The Philadelphia School Partnership announced Wednesday that it was awarding nearly $10.5 million to help charter operators open five schools in the fall and expand them later.
Read more on how the PSP is helping others like GLAICHS in Philadelphia!
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philly.com The Philadelphia School Partnership announced Wednesday that it was awarding nearly $10.5 million to help charter operators open five schools in the fall and expand them later.

Global Leadership Academy Charter School

GLA was one of four firms who have applied to take over three struggling Phila. schools:
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Join the worldwide #GivingTuesday movement and help redefine the giving spirit this holiday season! Visit www.givingtuesday.org to learn how you can make a difference for GLA on December 1:

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Sign the petition: Support the Future - Global Leadership Academy International Charter High School

Thanks to everyone who came out last night! There is still time to add your name in support of GLAICHS!
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Sign the petition: Support the Future - Global Leadership Academy International Charter High School

Can't make it tonight? Show your support for GLAICHS by adding your name here:
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Do you support school choice in Strawberry Mansion and West Philadelphia? Then join us at the Cornerstone Baptist Church this Thursday at 6:30 pm to help support GLAICHS:

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Sign the petition: Support the Future - Global Leadership Academy International Charter High School

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[11/09/15]   Our vision:

GLAICHS will develop future creative leaders who will be globally competitive for 21st century work, yet compassionate to bring change to a better world. It will offer a core of liberal arts which will include entrepreneurship and computer competency while preparing scholars with the skills and college preparatory education needed to participate in the fast growing workplace of the future - with work based in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

Join us at the Cornerstone Baptist Church on November 12 at 6:30 PM to learn more about how the Global Leadership Academy International Charter High School will serve students in grades 9-12 in the West Philadelphia and Strawberry Mansion communities!

Artists rendering of what our new building would look like:

[11/05/15]   The mission of the proposed school:
GLAICHS will be a premier college preparatory school which will focus on international studies and leadership development, specializing in international travel, entrepreneurship and community service.

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