General Information

  • Affordable Private Education at only R1 685.00 per month (2018 Fees)GLA 2013
  • 25 Students per class ensures individual attention and effective learning
  • Energetic and dynamic staff
  • Intentional Leadership Development Program
  • 100% Matric Pass Rate and Top 20 Academic School in the Eastern Cape (2012-16)
  • Mother Language Education

Our Vision

Global Leadership Academy dares to establish an innovative learning environment, with firm core values, where young people can grow into leaders who will impact and serve their world.

Our Mission

We want to grow these leaders by:

  • Developing them physically, emotionally, socially and spiritually
  • Teaching in an environment with the highest academic standards
  • Creating a tradition of excellence in everything we do
  • Exposing them to real life and international experiences

Our History

Opened on 13 January 2010 Global Leadership Academy (GLA) is the first high school in Jeffreys Bay! A brainchild of Global Challenge Expeditions the purpose of this school is to train the leaders of tomorrow, today.

Global Challenge Expeditions (GCEX)

Is a Christian Non Profit Organisation that strives to develop servant leaders and tackle projects that will leave a mark on a global and local scale.
The launch of a school immediately has local impact, with the promise of global influence later on.

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What’s on the inside of GLA?

  • We follow the National Curriculum which we present according to a parallel-medium language policy.
  • We offer Grade 8 -12
  • Schoolfees for 2018: R1 685.00 per child/month
  • Extensive Extra Curricular Program, including: Rugby, Netball, Athletics, Cross Country, Tennis, Hockey, Squash, Cricket, Chess, Table Tennis and various cultural activities.

How to Apply

Download the necessary documents from our "Download Portal" and submit them to our office.

Contact Details

The school is currently situated at GLA Eco Campus, Outeniqua Drive, Fountains Estate, Jeffreys Bay.

Tel: 042 293 3053
Fax: 042 293 2964
PO Box: 1064, Jeffreys Bay, 6330

Principal: Marietjie McFarlane
Deputy Principal: Donovan Young en Stefan Kleyn
Director: Anne-Marie Franken


Project of

Global Challenge

NPO - 066 - 651

Approved Cause

Nation Builder

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