A Met Cares School, inspired by, rooted in and measured through the Greenwood spirit of Excellence.
Enrollment for PreK through 5th Grade for the 2020-21 school year is open now!
NOTE: GLA is participating in the “Enroll Tulsa” system through Tulsa Public Schools.
Greenwood Leadership Academy has spoken with staff, families, community members as well as school officials and leaders across the country. We believe that it is in the best interest of our scholars to return to school in the safest way possible. As a result, we will begin in-person learning options beginning in Quarter 2 (November 9- January 15). Our phased approach to returning will be as follows:
November 9: PK and 5th Grade
November 16: K and 3rd Grade
November 30: Grade 1 and Grade 2
January 4: Grade 4 and Grade 5
Please click the button below to adequately prepare for your Quarter 2 selection. Quarter 2 begins on Monday, November 9th. Scholars return to in-person classes on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays. Wednesdays will be distance learning days for all students.
Greenwood Leadership Academy was Founded by Tulsa’s Met Cares Foundation in 2017. Met Cares is a 501(c)(3), established by descendants and residents of Greenwood/Black Wall Street in Tulsa, OK. Met Cares invests in growing high quality educational options, deepening community ownership and increasing economic opportunity with the families of north Tulsa to build a vibrant community where children are thriving and residents have the power to drive positive change. Met Cares holistic vision for North Tulsa is inspired by, rooted in and measured through a spirit of black excellence.
As a Met Cares school, Greenwood Leadership Academy exists to transform the academic and social outcomes of North Tulsa’s students by providing a rigorous, well-rounded college and career prep education.
GLA is located just North of Pine and west of MLK Boulevard, tucked into the historic Gilcrease Hills neighborhood. Our address is:
1789 W Seminole St, Tulsa, OK 74127
Inspired by, rooted in and measured through a spirit of black excellence, Greenwood Leadership Academy exists to transform the academic and social outcomes of North Tulsa’s students by providing a rigorous, well-rounded college and career prep education.
We are a tuition-free public ‘partnership’ school that educates elementary students by engaging them in an academic program focused on Scholarship, Entrepreneurship, Technology and Citizenship, where culturally responsive, trauma-informed, hands-on learning connects high academic expectations with real life.
Saturday, December 5th
Returning Back To School (Update)
Monday, November 30th
Thursday, October 29th
Drive Thru Trunk-or-Treat
Thursday, October 29th
GLA Back-To-School Drive
Saturday, August 22nd
GLA Town Hall
Tuesday, July 28th
GLA in the News