From the Principal

 They made history last week when they were the first ever interscholastic team to compete for Global Village Academy-Douglas County! Their next race is Wednesday, September 19th at Vanguard Classical Academy at 5:15 pm. Go Dragons!!!
 
 
 
New Staff Member
Please join us in welcoming Paola Black to Global Village Academy- Douglas County. Beginning Monday, September 16th, Ms. Black will taking over the Middle School Spanish Immersion teaching position and serving as a Dean of Students at GVA-DC.
Ms. Black earned her Bachelors of Science in Education from the Universidad del Atlántico in Colombia. She is currently pursuing a Master’s degree in Psychology, with a concentration in applied behavior analysis from the Chicago School of Professional Psychology. 
 
Ms. Black is a dedicated professional with a strong background in Elementary and Middle School teaching as well as experience as a Dean of Students. Her most recent employment experiences include Dean of Students, Middle School Spanish Teacher and Spanish Immersion Teacher at Global Village Academy-Northglenn. 
 
Fun Run
The FUN Run is THIS Friday, September 21st.  Students are asked to wear running gear (shorts or work out bottoms and tennis shoes). They will be wearing their Fun Run shirts during the run.  The race day schedule follows:
 
Grades: 6 & 7
  • 8:45-9:40-Outside Time Frame
  • 8:55-9:25-Actual Run Time
 
Grades: 3, 4, & 5
  • 9:25-10:20-Outside Time Frame
  • 9:35-10:05-Actual Run Time
 
Grade: Kindergarten
  • 10:05-11:00-Outside Time Frame
  • 10:15-10:45-Actual Run Time
 
Grades: 1 & 2
  • 10:45-11:40-Outside Time Frame
  • 10:55-11:25-Actual Run Time
 
Here is a copy of the race day schedule and
a link to sign up to volunteer during race day.
 
Parents are encouraged to come and cheer on their student during their run time!!
 
IMPORTANT UPDATE: International Day Ireland
International Day, originally scheduled for Friday, September 28th is going to be postponed to a later date. However, Friday, September 28th will still be a half-day with students (12:00 pm release), and a  and Free Dress Day!
 
Thank you for all that you do to support your student and GVA-DC! 
 
Warmly,
 
Stacy Bush,
Principal, GVA Douglas County