Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls

  • Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls serves 360 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 90-94% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 90-94% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls placed in the top 20% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57%.

Top Placements

Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

  • Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls's student population of 360 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students360 students
This chart display total students of Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls by grade.

School Comparison

  • Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls is ranked within the top 20% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls is 0.50, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#477 out of 4239 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls and the public school average student teacher ratio of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
4%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
14%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
69%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
9%
43%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.500.71
This chart display the diversity score of Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate65-69%
82%
This chart display graduation rate of Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls and public school graduation rate of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlbany Leadership Charter High School For Girls School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Review Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
The school voucher debate continues to broil throughout the country, with one Colorado school district the grounds for intense controversy. Learn about the voucher program controversy in Douglas County and how it will impact students.
Schools all over the country have closed their doors to slow the spread of COVID-19, forcing educators and parents to switch to online learning strategies. Read on to learn where to start with homeschooling and for helpful resources for learning at home.
As schools around the country close for two weeks or more, parents find themselves asking some tough questions. Read on to learn about the current and future impact of COVID-19 on students in public schools.