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) [...]


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, [...]

Twenty Years and Thousands of Lives

September 8th, 2016|

This week as school starts around the country, I’m reminded that twenty years ago, 56 seventh-grade girls from East Harlem unknowingly touched off an extraordinary change in the landscape of public education. When they walked [...]

Frequently Asked Questions

July 11th, 2016|

GLOW Introduces Our Founding Faculty

May 3rd, 2016|

Our STEAM teachers are ready for the front of the class! Though school won’t start until late August, our faculty will be hard at work in July, learning, growing, refining the GLOW curriculum, reviewing [...]

Apply Today!

November 19th, 2015|

The first graduating class from the Girls Leadership Academy of Wilmington will walk the stage in 2023. Will your daughter be among the first to graduate from GLOW Academy? We are now accepting applications for rising [...]

Upcoming Meetings

October 6th, 2015|

GLOW NC, INC. Upcoming Meetings GLOW, NC. Board meeting dates are the 2nd Thursday of every month. Board meetings are held from 4:30-6:30 p.m. at the Girls Leadership Academy of Wilmington, 606 S College Road, Wilmington, [...]

Change In Leadership: Wilmington’s First All-Girls Public Charter School

August 17th, 2015|

“As humans, we often think about one person at a time,” Todd Godbey, president of the Girls Leadership Academy Of Wilmington (GLOW), told me. But giving a girl from a home with fewer resources the [...]

North Carolina’s first same-gender charter school to open in Wilmington

August 17th, 2015|

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - North Carolina's first same-gender charter school is set to open its doors in August of 2016 in Wilmington. The all-girls program, called Girls Leadership Academy of Wilmington or GLOW will be [...]

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