School Details

Coretta Scott King Young Women's Academy High School

1190 Northwest Dr NW, Atlanta, GA 30318
(404) 802-4900
4

(out of 10)

Public Grades 9-10 217 students Unknown students/teacher

Test Scores by grade

93%
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95%

Georgia High School Writing Test (GHSWT)

In 2011-2012 Georgia administered the Georgia High School Writing Test (GHSWT) to students in grade 11. The GHSWT is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Georgia. Students must pass the GHSWT in order to graduate from high school. The goal is for all students to pass the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Atlanta Public Schools average
  • Georgia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

81%
73%
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90%
85%
91%
55%
58%
75%
10%
23%
37%
60%
44%
59%
60%
44%
59%
62%
59%
73%

End-of-Course-Tests (EOCT)

In 2011-2012 Georgia administered End-of-Course Tests (EOCT) in 9th grade math levels 1 and 2, biology, United States history, physical science, American literature and economics. The EOCT is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Georgia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Atlanta Public Schools average
  • Georgia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Coretta Scott King Young Women's Academy High School is a public high school in Atlanta. The principal of Coretta Scott King Young Women's Academy High School is Termerion McCrary, whose e-mail is tmccrary@atlanta.k12.ga.us. 217 students attend Coretta Scott King Young Women's Academy High School and identify mostly as Black, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Multiracial. 83% of the 217 students here get reduced lunch prices. Greater Atlanta Adventist Academy is one of the nearest high schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 99% 78%
Hispanic 0.9% 6%
Multiracial 0.5% 1%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Asian 0% %
White, non-Hispanic 0% 13%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 83% 75%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    Cskywla is a life school from my daughter point of view.She has grown in to a sucessful. young lady that is now.That is ready to take on life with no problems.This school sets high for there girl there motto is every girl has a dream with her name on it. At this school you learn about sisterhood setting high expectations and being just a girl.this school a wonder ful school for girl to just be girls and to be enpowerful girls.

  • (1 year ago)

    I love the school because they treat every girl with the same respect to each one.

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