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Wake Young Women's Leadership Academy
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This school is rated above average in school quality compared to other schools in North Carolina. Students here perform above average on state tests, ... More have above average college readiness measures, are making below average year-over-year academic improvement, and this school has above average results in how well it’s serving disadvantaged students.

ACADEMICS

9/10

Test scores

Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Good news!

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.


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school... More 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.


Subject
% Proficient
North Carolina End-of-Grade Tests
Reading
88%
State avg: 58%
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Math
83%
State avg: 55%
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Science
88%
State avg: 73%
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3/10

Student progress

This rating measures how much students at this school improved from one year to the next, compared to students with similar proficiency levels at other schools in the state.

A worrisome sign:

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

Low progress with high test scores means students have strong academic skills but that students in this school are making smaller gains than similar students in other schools.


Parent tip

Ask the school how it interprets this rating and how it might use this information to improve its programs.

Equity

10/10

Equity overview

Is this school offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful schools are working to close the achievement gap.

Good news!

Disadvantaged students at this school are performing far better than other students in the state, and this school is successfully closing the achievement gap.


Parent tip:

Schools that close the gap between different student groups are doing something right! Explore the Race/ethnicity and Low-income sections below to learn more.... More These 5 things will help you start a conversation at your school about helping all students succeed.

ENVIRONMENT

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Student demographics

Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
Black
41%
White
34%
Hispanic
16%
Asian
5%
Two or more races
4%
American Indian/Alaskan Native
<1%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
<1%

Teachers & staff

Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
11 :1
State avg: 14 :1
Students per counselor
100 :1
State avg: 371 :1
Percentage of teachers with 3 or more years experience
98%
State avg: 92%
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Neighborhood

303 Ashe Avenue
Raleigh, NC 27606
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