Tag: The Girls Academic Leadership Academy

GALA opens, history is made at  L.A. High

GALA opens, history is made at L.A. High

| September 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

The first lady of Los Angeles, Amy Elaine Wakeland, was among the guest speakers at the Aug. 12 opening ceremony for the first single-gender school within the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD). “We are making history this morning,” Wakeland proclaimed to a crowd of nearly 300 students, parents and LAUSD supporters. The Girls Academic […]

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All-girls school to share LA High campus

All-girls school to share LA High campus

| June 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

In an attempt to narrow the gap between boys and girls in the subjects of science, technology, engineering and math, an all-girls, public school has been approved by the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD). The Girls Academic Leadership Academy will join only a handful of other single-gender public schools nationwide—a first for Los Angeles—focused […]

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