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grade C minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade C minus
  2. Diversity
    grade C
  3. Teachers
    grade B
  4. College Prep
    grade C minus
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade C+
  6. Health & Safety
    grade B minus
  7. Administration
    grade B minus
  8. Sports
    grade unavailable
  9. Food
    grade C+
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade B

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Young Women's Leadership Charter School of Chicago is a public, charter school located in Chicago, IL. It has 158 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 10 to 1. According to state test scores, 10% of students are at least proficient in math and 10% in reading.

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2641 S Calumet Ave
Chicago, IL 60616
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School District
Chicago Public Schools

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
10%
Percent Proficient - Math
10%
Average Graduation Rate
90%
Average SAT
870
33 responses
Average ACT
18
82 responses
AP Enrollment
14%

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Living in the Area

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C+
  2. Good for Families
    grade B minus
  3. Housing
    grade D minus
Median Household Income
$39,234
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$867
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$253,871
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade B minus
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
50%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 16 responses
Poll
31%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 16 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 45 responses
  • Graduation
    18%
  • Homecoming
    18%
  • Power Puff Game
    18%
  • Flag football games
    16%
  • Prom
    13%
  • 8th grade Moving Up Ceremony
    9%
  • Spirit Week
    4%

Students

Diversity
grade C
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
158
Free or Reduced Lunch
88%
71%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 17 responses
88%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 17 responses
41%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 17 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
10:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$74,254
Teachers in First/Second Year
11.8%
67%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 18 responses
83%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 18 responses
72%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 18 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade C+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Very Low
Expenses Per Student
$15,409 / year
National
$12,239
58%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 19 responses
26%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 19 responses
53%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 19 responses

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