Young Women S Leadership School Of Queens

Tel: (718)725-0402
Grades: 6-12

507 students

Young Women S Leadership School Of Queens serves 507 students in grades 6-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 52%.
Young Women S Leadership School Of Queens operates within the New York City Geographic #28 School District.

Overview

The student population of 507 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 507 students
Young Women S Leadership School Of Queens Total Students (2006-2012)
Gender % n/a / n/a
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Young Women S Leadership School Of Queens Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2012)
Students by Grade Young Women S Leadership School Of Queens Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 13:1
Young Women S Leadership School Of Queens Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
21%
8%
Young Women S Leadership School Of Queens Asian (2006-2012)
Hispanic
18%
23%
Young Women S Leadership School Of Queens Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
57%
19%
Young Women S Leadership School Of Queens Black (2006-2012)
White
2%
48%
Young Women S Leadership School Of Queens White (2009-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Young Women S Leadership School Of Queens Sch Ethnicity Young Women S Leadership School Of Queens Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.60 0.68
Young Women S Leadership School Of Queens Diversity Score (2006-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
58%
42%
Young Women S Leadership School Of Queens Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
14%
7%
Young Women S Leadership School Of Queens Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 37,519 students has grown by 6% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #28 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
47
3
Number of Students Managed 37,519 1,136
New York City Geographic  #28 School District Number of Students Managed (2004-2011)
District Total Revenue n/a $29 MM
District Spending n/a $29 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $21,692
District Spending / Student n/a $21,514
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hillcrest High School (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Queens Gateway To Health Sciences Secondary School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 86 (0.1 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Jamaica Hillcrest High School
    160 05 Highland Ave
    Jamaica , NY , 11432
    (718)658-5407
    0.1  mi  |  3084  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Jamaica P.S. 86
    87 41 Parsons Blvd
    Jamaica , NY , 11432
    (718)291-6264
    0.1  mi  |  910  students  |  Gr.  3-5
  • Jamaica Queens Satellite High School For Opportunity
    162 02 Hillside Ave
    Jamaica , NY , 11432
    (718)657-3920
    0.2  mi  |  245  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Jamaica Queens Gateway To Health Sciences Secondary School
    160 20 Goethals Ave
    Jamaica , NY , 11432
    (718)969-3155
    0.2  mi  |  783  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Jamaica Jamaica High School
    167 01 Gothic Dr
    Jamaica , NY , 11432
    (718)739-5942
    0.4  mi  |  553  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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