Young Women's Leadership School Of Queens

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

521 students

Young Women's Leadership School Of Queens serves 521 students in grades 6-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 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 53%.
Young Women's Leadership School Of Queens operates within the New York City Geographic #28 School District.

Overview

The student population of 521 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 521 students
Gender % n/a / n/a
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 is more than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 13:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
23%
8%
Hispanic
18%
24%
Black
56%
19%
White
2%
47%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.61 0.36
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.
51%
41%
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.
9%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 38,186 students has grown by 8% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #28 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
47
3
Number of Students Managed 38,186 1,015
New York City Geographic  #28 School District Number of Students Managed (2004-2013)
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: 2013 (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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • JamaicaHillcrest High School
    16005 Highland Ave
    JamaicaNY 11432
    (718)658-5407
    0.1 mi | 3108 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • JamaicaP.S. 86
    8741 Parsons Blvd
    JamaicaNY 11432
    (718)291-6264
    0.1 mi | 940 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • JamaicaQueens Satellite High School For Opportunity
    16202 Hillside Ave
    JamaicaNY 11432
    (718)657-3920
    0.2 mi | 260 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • JamaicaQueens Gateway To Health Sciences Secondary School
    16020 Goethals Ave
    JamaicaNY 11432
    (718)969-3155
    0.2 mi | 821 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • JamaicaJamaica High School
    167 01 Gothic Dr
    JamaicaNY 11432
    (718)739-5942
    0.4 mi | 252 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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