Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls

19 Hackett Blvd,

Albany, NY, 12208-

Tel: (518)694-5300
Grades: 9-11

234 students

Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls serves 234 students in grades 9-11.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 52%.
Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls operates within the Albany Leadership Charter High For Girls School District.

Overview

The student population of 234 students has grown by 56% over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 83% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 9-11
Total Students 234 students
Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls Total Students (2011-2012)
Gender % n/a / n/a
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls Total Classroom Teachers (2011-2012)
Students by Grade Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 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 11:1 13:1
Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls Student : Teacher Ratio (2011-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
8%
Hispanic
10%
23%
Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls Hispanic (2011-2012)
Black
81%
19%
Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls Black (2011-2012)
White
4%
48%
Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls White (2011-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls Sch Ethnicity Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls 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.
0.33 0.68
Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls Diversity Score (2011-2012)
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.
76%
42%
Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls Eligible for Free Lunch (2011-2012)
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.
9%
7%
Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2011-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 234 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Albany Leadership Charter High For Girls School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 234 1,136
Albany Leadership Charter High  For Girls School District Number of Students Managed (2011-2012)
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 Albany High School (1.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Albany Preparatory Charter School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Delaware Community School (0.4 miles away)
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  • Albany New York State Omh
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    44 Holland Ave
    Albany , NY , 12229
    (518)999-9999
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    0.2  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Albany Nys Office For People With Developmental Disabilit
    Special Education School
    44 Holland Ave
    Albany , NY , 12229
    (866)946-9733
    Special Education School
    0.2  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Albany Albany Preparatory Charter School
    Charter School
    75 Park Ave
    Albany , NY , 12202
    (518)694-5005
    Charter School
    0.4  mi  |  245  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Albany Achievement Academy Charter School
    Charter School
    42 South Dove St
    Albany , NY , 12202
    (518)533-1601
    Charter School
    0.4  mi  |  214  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Albany William S Hackett Middle School
    45 Delaware Ave
    Albany , NY , 12202
    (518)475-6475
    0.4  mi  |  589  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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