New home for charter school, says district

The Global Leadership Academy Charter School has a temporary home, district officials will announce tomorrow. Superintendent Arlene Ackerman has offered the W.S. Peirce School, at 2400 Christian Street, as the facility for Global Charter students and staff will go to for the rest of the school year.

"The School District is now prepared to offer the extended use of another facility in the system to ensure that Global Leadership Academy students have a stable location for the remainder of the school year," said a statement released earlier today. 

The West Philadelphia school was destroyed in a five-alarm fire that erupted Sunday morning.