• (919) 682-5903
    • 311 Dowd Street, Durham, NC 27701
    • Mon - Fri 7:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Prospective Parents

Prospective Parents

Through our innovative academics, our entrepreneurship training, our financial literacy course and our interdisciplinary arts education, the GSA community is committed to giving at-risk Durham youth the skills they need to make a positive impact in their own lives and the greater world at large. We invite you to visit us and see how our team of teachers and staff can help serve your child’s educational and personal needs.

Prospective Parents


Thank you for your interest in Global Scholars Academy!

GSA is a lottery-based school. Any family with legal residence in the state of North Carolina may apply. We encourage parents interested in applying to tour the school, meet our staff, and learn more about the GSA experience.

Our application period for the 2018-2019 year has ended. 

Once a child is enrolled at GSA, there is no need to re-apply each year. GSA does not require an admissions test, however admitted students will be tested to determine their academic level.


General Enrollment Requirements:

  • Completed Application and Confirmation Form
  • Student Records
  • Birth Certificate, Immunization Records, Health Assessment Form (Kindergarten Only)
  • Updated Immunizations (7th Grade Only)

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