Young Womens Leadership School of Queens

10920 Union Hall St, Jamaica, NY 11433 | (718) 725-0402
  • Grades: 7-11
  • Student Enrollment: 370
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 109-20 Union Hall St, Jamaica, NY 11433
  • Principal or Admin: Avionne Gumbs
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 370
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 20.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: - (-)
  • Females: 370 (100.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Young Womens Leadership School of Queens Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.3%
Black26170.5%
Asian4712.7%
Hispanic5715.4%
White41.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Young Womens Leadership School of Queens
  Number Percent
7th Grade8823.8%
8th Grade8623.2%
9th Grade8322.4%
10th Grade6016.2%
11th Grade5314.3%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 71-80%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
95.0%
State:
93.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Without a Valid Teaching Certificate
School:
4.0%
District:
1.0%
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
13.0%
District:
4.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
8.0%
District:
6.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
5.0%
District:
5.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
9.0%
District:
6.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
26.0%
District:
52.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
20.0%
District:
11.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
30.0%
District:
12.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on May 21, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Great positive change since my daughter started there! No regrets!!

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Young Womens Leadership School of Queens performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on NYSTP state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Science
  • Social Studies

NYSTP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201047.7%43.4%50.0%
200991.2%77.5%80.3%
200885.7%67.4%70.0%
 
Math Test
201069.9%55.5%62.4%
200997.4%84.7%87.3%
200881.5%75.1%78.9%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201051.8%43.2%51.0%
200992.0%64.1%68.5%
200864.5%51.9%56.1%
 
Math Test
201061.8%49.7%54.8%
200986.7%74.9%80.2%
200883.6%67.1%69.8%
 
Science Test
201079.0%56.0%71.0%
200979.0%53.0%69.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201093.0%48.0%69.0%
200962.0%43.0%63.0%
 
Source: NY Department of Education 2009-2010

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