GLA West Connections

Wednesday, September 25th

Collegiate Academy Visits Cheyney University!

October Calendar Now Available!

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CLICK BELOW TO DOWNLOAD OCTOBER CALENDAR!

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interim reports were sent home today for Gr. 1-4 and will be sent home tomorrow for grades 5-8.

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As you heard at Back-to-School Night, we are in full roll out of our standards-based grading system. We want you to be regularly updated on your scholar’s grades through interim reports. Our first report card conference will be November 16th. You will receive two interim reports (September and October) to be updated on your scholar’s progress. Scholars with a grade lower than a 75% will receive notes regarding what skills need to be addressed in at-home learning. Interim reports for scholars in Grades 1-4 were sent home today and interim reports for scholars in Grades 5-8 will be sent home tomorrow. Please check your child's backpack tonight for his/her interim report!
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Picture Day is coming soon! Picture Day envelopes were sent home with scholars last week. Even if you are not purchasing individual pictures, all scholars need to be in full uniform on their academy's picture day. All scholars will take class pictures.

Rising Stars Picture Day - October 1st

Legendary Picture Day - October 2nd

Collegiate Picture Day - October 3rd

Parent Reminders

  • 1PM DISMISSAL: In October, we only have half days Wednesdays on 10/9, 10/16 and 10/23.


  • YEARLY CALENDAR: The yearly calendar has been updated. Please click below to download the most recent version. Important changes are that: 1) October 2nd is now a full day of school, 2) October 4th is now a Professional Development day and school is closed for scholars, 3) October 31st is a full day of school.

revised yearly calendar

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check out this week's cultural carnival video!

GLAW Cultural Carnival S3E3: Hispanic Heritage Month

PBIS and LiveSchool

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This year, we have changed the criteria for our Jewel of the Month assemblies. In order to be eligible to dress down, scholars must earn a set number of LiveSchool points for the month. If your child is eligible to dress down, he/she will receive a dress down ticket on Thursday. This month, invited scholars are allowed to dress down in the color GREEN!
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Our goal this year is 95% daily attendance. The only excused absences are those listed below.

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OFFICIAL SCHOOL HOURS

Full Days: 8:00 am-3:30 pm

Half Days: 8:00 am -1:00 pm

GLA West now has one school-wide instagram page. Follow Us!

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