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Enrollment Lottery Held for 2019-2020 School Year

The enrollment lottery for grades 5 - 10 was held on Thursday, March 7 in the school's auditorium. There were 390 families who applied for their children to attend the school for the 2019-2020 school year. There were 88 seats available. At this time all of the seats have been offered to the first 88 children whose numbers were pulled for the 5th grade. Waiting lists have been established for all the grades in the order that the assigned numbers were randomly selected from the lottery bin.

Enrollment Applications Deadline, Lottery Near

The Global Learning Charter Public School will hold the enrollment lottery for grades 5 - 10 on Thursday, March 7, 2019, at 6:00 PM at the main campus, 190 Ashley Boulevard (entrance on Nye Street). The lottery, which is open to the public, will be held in the school’s auditorium.

The deadline to submit an application to participate in this year’s lottery is Thursday, February 28th.

Using Their Noodles:‘Pasta-bilities’ endless at Spaghetti Bridge Challenge

Hold the red sauce and pass the glue. The competition for the Spaghetti Bridge Challenge at Global Learning Charter Public School (GLCPS) was stiff as an uncooked lasagna noodle.
“Students in grades 5 through 8 worked in teams to design and construct bridges from pasta and adhesive within certain parameters,” explained Polly Zajac, 5th grade science teacher. “Their supplies consisted of one pound of spaghetti and four ounces of wood glue per bridge-building team.
The judging began on December 18th.

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Sponsorships, Tickets Available for Global Gala

Join us! Sponsorships and tickets are now available for the annual Global Gala scholarship fundraiser. This year's gala will be held on Saturday, April 27th in the Harbor Room at the New Bedford Whaling Museum. GLCPS will celebrate Bristol County Savings Bank as a Global Community Partner during the event. We will also host educators from the University of Glasgow who have been working with our teachers and administrators to launch a summer study abroad program for high school students. The Global Gala celebrates students’ academic and personal achievements and raises money for scholarships. At this year's Global Gala, attendees will also recognize and thank Bristol County Savings Bank, or BCSB,  for the local institution’s commitment to education and to organizations that contribute to building a healthier, stronger region. All proceeds from the celebration help build the school’s college scholarship fund for GLCPS graduates. Tickets can be purchased on our website. For more information on purchasing tickets, serving as a sponsor, or providing auction contributions, please contact GLCPS Director of Development Amey Bissonnette at 508-991-4105. All members of the community are invited to attend.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Upcoming Events

Stand Against Racism Day with the YWCA
Date: 4/24/2019
PTO and SEPAC meeting
Date: 4/24/2019, 6 PM 7 PM
Grades 5 and 8 ELA MCAS
Date: 4/25/2019
Scottish Tea with University of Glasgow
Date: 4/25/2019, 4 PM 6 PM
Location: Jacobs Center for Education and Innovation (GLCPS downtown campus) 174 Union Street New Bedford, MA 02740
Grades 5 and 8 ELA MCAS
Date: 4/26/2019