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What is the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Leadership Circle at GVP?

In March of 2018, Global Village Project began a formalized process to expand and integrate what we now call our guiding principles - Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI). This work...
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GVP Enters Final Stages of Accreditation Process

With the release of our new strategic plan, we are continuously growing and setting new goals at GVP. This month, we welcomed the Southern Association of Independent School (SAIS) to...
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GVP Celebrates Volunteer Appreciation Week

A game of Jenga is one that is intense but fun for all ages. The purpose of the game is to stack wooden blocks on top of each other to...

GVP Resumes In-Person Parent Teacher Conferences

This month, our teachers met with parents of our students in person for conferences, for the first time since the pandemic broke out. "Students and teachers have been working harder...
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GVP Announces New Strategic Plan for 2021-2024

Global Village Project is excited to announce the finalized strategic plan for the next three years. The document is the result of work that took place over a six-month period...
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2021 Global Village Welcome Walk Presented by Delta Air Lines

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE OR ACTION GLOBAL VILLAGE WELCOME WALK 2021  Global Village Project announces its 9th Annual Welcome walk, which till take place on November 6, 2021 at 10 a.m....

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Dear Decaturish – To welcome refugees, we need inclusive education

Decaturish | 6/24/21

Like many students across the country, Lucia, a middle school student in Decatur, spent the past school year online. She worked with her classmates to solve the math problems projected across her screen. 

What's New At GVP | GVP Updates & News | Global Village Project

Lily Tova the therapy dog comforts refugee girls in Decatur

AJC | 12/1/19

Lily Tova barked excitedly and shook her gray pom-pom-like tail when she arrived for her most recent visit at the Global Village Project, a middle school for refugee girls in Decatur.

What's New At GVP | GVP Updates & News | Global Village Project

What one group of refugee girls is thankful for this Thanksgiving

CNN | 11/27/19

Along a short hallway on the upper floor of Decatur Presbyterian Church in Atlanta, a blue banner stretches across the wall, packed with scrawled messages of thanks and words swelling with appreciation.

Education For Refugee Girls & Women | Our Challenge | GVP

One Girl At A Time

A PLUS | 10/18/19

Global Village Project is the only school in the United States designed to meet unique needs of refugee girls with interrupted education.

Strengths Based Approach Steam Education For Refugee Girls | GVP