Young Women's Leadership School Of Queens

  • Young Women's Leadership School Of Queens serves 563 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 69% (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 85% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Young Women's Leadership School Of Queens's student population of 563 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students563 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Young Women's Leadership School Of Queens's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Young Women's Leadership School Of Queens is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#1007 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
32%
9%
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Hispanic
12%
26%
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Black
48%
17%
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White
2%
44%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.660.39
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Graduation Rate≥95%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic #28 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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