Young Women's College Prep Academy

1906 Cleburne St
Houston, TX 77004
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Young Women's College Prep Academy serves 513 students in grades 6-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 72% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Young Women's College Prep Academy placed in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Young Women's College Prep Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Young Women's College Prep Academy's student population of 513 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2020)
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students513 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

Young Women's College Prep Academy is ranked within the top 20% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Young Women's College Prep Academy is 0.56, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#1429 out of 7999 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
45%
52%
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Black
49%
13%
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White
2%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.560.64
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHouston Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Young Women's College Prep Academy is Hcc Life Skills Program (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Baylor College Of Medicine Academy At Ryan (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Macgregor Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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