Click Here for: Welcome from the Global Leadership Academy

GLA is for students who have a desire to explore global issues, perform community service, as well as learn and demonstrate leadership skills. Students participate in activities which cultivate global awareness. Feature of the Global Leadership Academy include: 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens: The Leader in Me; Debating skills; Cadet Program; Future Business Leaders of America; and the Multicultural Fair. Field trips may include: Pali Institute; the Reagan Discovery Center; UCLA/USC campus tours; California Science Center; Museum of Tolerance; LACMA; Getty Center or Getty Villa; Japanese American Museum; Museum of Latin American Art; California African-American Museum; and the Skirball Center.

Information regarding the enrollment/permit process can be found on the Smaller Learning Communities webpage. This information is updated yearly in October.

Friends of Global Leadership Academy is the parent group dedicated to supporting the Global Leadership Academy. Their website address is:

Global Leadership Academy Parent Monthly Meetings are scheduled 6:30 PM – 8 PM on the following days:

Thursday, September 7, 2017

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Thursday, January 11, 2017

Thursday February 1, 2018

Thursday, March 1, 2018

Thursday April 5, 2017

Thursday May 3, 2018

Global Leadership Academy Fundraisers:

UltraZone: Wednesday September 20, 2017 and Tuesday January 16, 2018

Global Leadership Academy Game Night/ Potluck Mixer:

Thursday October 26, 2017

Kurtis Demski, SLC Coordinator

phone: 818-487-7614; email

Debbie Vodhanel, SLC Assistant

phone: 818-487-7600 ex. 306; email