Magnet Themes
Military and Global Leadership

The Military and Global Leadership Academy at Marie G. Davis provides a rigorous, traditional academic learning environment for students.  The program is NOT a boot camp but is designed to develop students’ problem-solving, leadership, creative and critical thinking skills in a structured, military-themed school atmosphere.  Students in this program are instilled with a sense of responsibility through community service.  They develop an understanding of geography, politics, and economics to gain global perspectives and become better prepared to understand and choose post-secondary educational opportunities.

Entrance Requirements: Students interested in applying must submit a letter of interest and participate in a placement interview prior to the end of the lottery application period.  Late interviews will be conducted after this date on a space-available basis, and these students will become part of the wait pool.  Students entering the Academy may not have been previously retained in middle or high school and must be promoted at the end of the school year in which the application is made.

Special Features

  • Providing a foundation of academic rigor and challenge while enhancing leadership skills and a global perspective
  • Incorporating principles of mental and physical wellness into behaviors and decisions
  • Correlating the rights and responsibilities of citizenship to the purposes of U.S. government
  • Exploring the role of the military and other national service organizations in supporting the principles of a democratic society
  • Offering the first secondary level Arabic language program in North Carolina public schools
  • Required participation in JROTC in grades 9-12
  • Articulation between elementary, middle and high school teachers to provide a smooth transition through high school

Is This Program a Good Fit for Your Child?

School(s) offering this Magnet Program for the 2012-2013 School Year:

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Military & Global Leadership Academy at Marie G. Davis Academy


Transportation Information: School Magnet Program Locations

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Military and Global Leadership
Transportation/Feeder Chart
Transportation Zone Elementary Middle High
Blue (Southwest) Marie G. Davis (9) Marie G. Davis (9) Marie G. Davis (9)
Green (Southeast) Marie G. Davis (9) Marie G. Davis (9) Marie G. Davis (9)
Grey (Central) Marie G. Davis (9) Marie G. Davis (9) Marie G. Davis (9)
Violet (North) Marie G. Davis (9) Marie G. Davis (9) Marie G. Davis (9)

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