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Douglas MacArthur Girls’ Leadership Academy

4401 Valleyside Rd. Cleveland OH, 44135-1049

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Douglas MacArthur GLA is a small school on the far west side of Cleveland with an extended day and extended school year. Our school is a community of female scholars focused on becoming lady leaders. We provide a rigorous academic program tailored to the way girls learn best as well as hold our girls accountable to high behavioral expectations designed to make them future leaders.

Special Programs

Douglas MacArthur offers—
• An extended day and year to maximize academic instruction.
• A skilled staff of educators, 98% of whom hold a master’s degree.
• Gifted and talented programs.
• Field trip opportunities including a 7th- and 8th-grade science camping trip.
• Enrichment programs including Disney Musicals in Schools, choir, student council,
• Athletics including We Run This City running club (culminates at the Rite Aid
marathon) for grades 5-8; cycling school for grade 4; volleyball and basketball for
grades 7 & 8.

Nearby Schools

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17720 Puritas Ave.
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Grades: 5-8
Enrollment (State Provided): 173

Constellation Schools: Puritas Community Elementary

17720 Puritas Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44135-2550
Grades: K-4
Enrollment (State Provided): 202

Constellation Schools: Westpark Community Elementary

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Cleveland, OH 44111-5522
Grades: K-4
Enrollment (State Provided): 315

Valley View Boys’ Leadership Academy

17200 Valleyview Ave.
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Grades: PreK-8
Enrollment (State Provided): 215

Clara E. Westropp

19101 Puritas Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44135-1029
Grades: PreK-8
Enrollment (State Provided): 367