Wilmington charter wants “college going culture” for girls

September 8th, 2016|

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 [...]

Girl Power

September 8th, 2016|

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 [...]

CAPE FEAR VOICES: A hopeful start for new all-girls school

September 8th, 2016|

In a March cover story for The Atlantic, author James Fallows offered a hopeful view of America. Traveling from small town to small town over three years to discover and articulate an alternative narrative of [...]

GLOW makes history, aims to empower

September 8th, 2016|

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 [...]

State’s First All-girls Charter School Opens

September 8th, 2016|

As thousands of students across the region returned to school Monday, the morning bell also rang for a group of Wilmington kids in the middle of a new learning model for the state. GLOW, Girls [...]

100 sixth grade girls to make history on first day of school

September 8th, 2016|

G.L.O.W., or Girls Leadership Academy of Wilmington, is the first single gender public charter school in North Carolina, located at 606 South College Road. Read the full article here

North Carolina’s First Single-Gender Charter School Starts Monday

September 8th, 2016|

WILMINGTON-- A hundred sixth grade girls will start school Monday at North Carolina's first single-gender charter school. The Girls Leadership Academy of Wilmington, or G.L.O.W., is a sixth through twelfth grade school that enrolls students [...]

ALL GIRLS CHARTER WELCOMES FIRST CLASS

September 8th, 2016|

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — The first day of school is a special day for any kid, but for a hundred local girls, it’s an extra special day. Today the Girls Leadership Academy of Wilmington (GLOW) [...]

GIRLS CHARTER SCHOOL TO OPEN NEXT WEEK

September 8th, 2016|

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — A one of a kind charter school is gearing up to open its doors next week to 100 girls in the Wilmington area. The Girls Leadership Academy of Wilmington, more commonly [...]

Girls Leadership Academy of Wilmington, first all-girls charter school in North Carolina, opens

September 8th, 2016|

WILMINGTON – It was a morning full of hugs, high fives and words of empowerment as the Girls Leadership Academy of Wilmington (GLOW) opened its doors to students for the very first time. The school, [...]

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