Wake Young Women's Leadership Academy

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Reviews
10
Grades
6-10
Students
281
Type
Public
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Academics
9/10
Test scores
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Test scores at this school are far above the state average, suggesting that most students at this school are performing at or above grade level.


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Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


North Carolina End-of-Course Tests
Math
85%
State avg: 60%
English 2
86%
State avg: 60%
Biology I
73%
State avg: 54%
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College readiness
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AP course participation
0%
State avg: 16%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
<1%
State avg: 59%
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9/10
Student progress

Good news!

Students at this school are making far more academic progress given where they were last year, compared to similar students in the state.

High student progress (also known as student growth) means different things, depending on the school's test scores.

High progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point but the school is doing a great job at supporting their academic growth compared to most other schools.

High progress with high test scores means students have strong academic skills and the school is a doing an excellent job at supporting academic growth compared to most other schools.


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Equity
Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
Black
38%
White
34%
Hispanic
16%
Asian
7%
Two or more races
5%
American Indian/Alaskan Native
<1%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
<1%
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
13 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
70 :1
State avg: 246 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
95%
State avg: 89%
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Neighborhood
Governor Morehead
Raleigh, NC 27606
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Last modified: May 3, 2017

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