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YWCP believes in educating the whole girl and meeting the individual’s needs.


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YWCP is an affiliate of the Young Women's Leadership Network (YWLN), which supports five highly successful, single-gender secondary schools in New York City.

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Young Women's College Prep Charter School of Rochester (YWCP) offers young women from the city of Rochester the opportunity to learn in a single-gender environment, free from stereotypes, where a strong focus is placed on preparation for college enrollment and graduation.

YWCP partners with families and instills in each student a sense of community, responsibility and ethics. We support students in their endeavors to achieve excellence in and out of the classroom, helping them to develop the strong voices they will need to be leaders.

YWCP By the Numbers

94% Graduation Rate

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Notable Achievements

4 Advanced Placement Classes offered

83 Students enrolled in at least one AP class in 2017-2018

12 College visits by each student throughout her 6 yrs

100% of students receive their own chromebook

100% College Acceptance

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Our News & Events

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Recently, Julia Spagnola from Mercy High School presented a check in the amount of $2,000 to the YWCP Varsity Club! Julia and the Mercy Girls on The Run team raised money in support of YWCP Athletics ... See more

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Scholarships › Reliant Community Credit Union

Click the link to see 3 more scholarship opportunities for seniors going to college in the fall. One is also open to adults going back to college.

Deadlines are in January and February!

Reliant awards several $500 to $1,500 college scholarships each year to Reliant members who demonstrate the credit union philosophy of “people helping people.”