Wilmington’s first all-girls charter school gains backing

March 22nd, 2015|

WILMINGTON | Wilmington’s first proposed all-girls charter school, The Leadership Academy for Young Women, and New Hanover County Schools have formed a partnership to fulfill a common goal – preparing girls for postsecondary education. The [...]

Godbey Named To Develop Planned All-Girls Charter School In Wilmington

March 8th, 2015|

Local publisher Todd Godbey has been named to oversee the development and opening of an all-girls charter school planned for Wilmington. As president of The Leadership Academy for Young Women (LAYW) and its nonprofit foundation, [...]

NC’s First All-Girls Charter School Set to Open in 2016

March 8th, 2015|

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. — North Carolina’s first all-girls public charter school is set to open in New Hanover County. Twenty fourth grade girls had a fun-filled day learning about technology on Saturday. “Today we’ve [...]

New charter school could be coming to our area pending approval

March 7th, 2015|

A new charter school could be coming to our area. The Leadership Academy for Young Women was unanimously approved by the advisory board just last month. The potential school has been hosting learning circles introducing [...]

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