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Global Academies Charter School (GACS) is a Kindergarten through eighth grade school with three wonderful small learning communities located in West Philadelphia. GACS is a holistic teaching and learning environment. Our goal is to provide a solid educational program through global studies and leadership in an effort to develop future leaders of the world.

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When re-enrolling, please have your Parent Portal Username and Password available. Once you are in yourParent Portal, look to the right of the screen. For desktops, click on "More". For mobile devices, click on the 3 lines. This is where you will find your "Forms" to re-enroll.

GLASW Calendar Snapshot for December 2018 to January 2019

Due to the Winter Break we have provided families with a snapshot of our December to January dates at GLASW. Our normal monthly calendar for January will be sent home with scholars on January 9, 2019. We hope that you have a wonderful Winter Break and enjoy this time with family and friends.

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SEPTEMBER 28, 2018 Application window opens. You can start applying to most Philadelphia public charter schools on September 28, 2018. Applying doesn't guarantee admission or enrollment. JANUARY 28, 2019 Application deadline. Make sure you apply before the application window closes on January 28, 2019. You can apply after the deadline, but you may be placed on a waitlist.