1906 Cleburne Street | (713) 942-1441

The Young Women’s College Preparatory Academy (YWPCA) is located in the Greater Third Ward. It is a public, Houston ISD, magnet school for young women in grades 6-12. All students must apply to the school, which offers a college preparatory curriculum and advanced academic courses, along with skill building in leadership. The school was one of two single-sex schools to open in the fall of 2011. The schools is one of eight Texas campuses affiliated with the Young Women’s Preparatory Network. The school emphasizes STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) and AP coursework, as well as leadership training.

Key Facts

Grade Levels
6 to 12
Students
582
Teachers
27
Average Class Size
32

School Year Details

School Start Date Aug. 27, 2018
School End Date May 31, 2019
Start Time 8 AM
End Time 3:20 PM
Transportation

http://www.houstonisd.org/transportation

Demographics

Race & Ethnicity

White
Hispanic
Asian Pacific
African American
American Indian
Multiracial
Other

Education Programs

English Language Learners 1.9%
Special Education 0.5%
Gifted & Talented 24.2%
Bilingual 2.6%

Special Programs

General

College Preparatory
Single Gender

After School Programs

No

Admissions

Application Deadline Dec. 7, 2018

Link to Application

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