Young Womens Leadership Chartr High School

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Bottom 50%
Young Womens Leadership Chartr High School serves 188 students in grades 9-12.
Young Womens Leadership Chartr High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 31:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Young Womens Leadership Chartr High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Young Womens Leadership Chartr High School's student population of 188 students has declined by 43% over five school years.
The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 80% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students188 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

Young Womens Leadership Chartr High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Young Womens Leadership Chartr High School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#3337 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio31:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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5%
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Hispanic
5%
26%
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Black
92%
17%
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White
2%
48%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.150.68
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
56%
27%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCity Of Chicago 299 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Young Womens Leadership Chartr High School is Dunbar Vocational Career Academy High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Drake Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Drake Elementary School Math: 3% | Reading: 11%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 343 students
    0.2 miles
    2710 S Dearborn St
    Chicago, IL 60616
    (773) 534-9129
    0.2 PK-8 343
  • Chicago Dunbar Vocational Career Academy High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 439 students
    0.4 miles
    3000 S King Dr
    Chicago, IL 60616
    (773) 534-9000
    0.4 9-12 439
  • Chicago Yccs-mckinley-lakeside Leadership Charter School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 10-12 | 151 students
    0.4 miles
    2920 S Wabash Ave
    Chicago, IL 60616
    (312) 949-5010
    0.4 10-12 151
  • Chicago Graham R Training Center Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 117 students
    0.5 miles
    2347 S Wabash Ave
    Chicago, IL 60616
    (773) 534-9257
    0.5 9-12 117
  • Chicago Urban Prep Chtr Bronzeville High School Magnet School
    Charter School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 316 students
    0.5 miles
    521 E 35th St
    Chicago, IL 60616
    (773) 624-3444
    0.5 9-12 316

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