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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.

Young Women's College Prep Charter School of Rochester (YWCP) offers young women grades 7-12 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

96% 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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2 days ago

Delta Nu Omega Chapter-Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.

Are you a high school Junior, Senior or the guardian of one?

Delta Nu Omega Chapter has the perfect program to help YOU through the College Application Program (#CAP)!

To learn more, come out to

Kickoff info can be found on the attached flyer and via this link
http://akadno.org/2019-cap-kickoff/ please RSVP https://www.eventbrite.com/e/college-admission-kickoff-tickets-68468419887

We hope to see you there! ... See more

4 days ago

Find a classroom to support | DonorsChoose.org

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is giving a boost to Donors Choose projects TODAY ONLY! Meaning they will match your donation amount by 50%!!

YWCP has 2 donors choose projects available. Check ... See more

DonorsChoose.org makes it easy for anyone to help students in need. Public school teachers from every corner of America post classroom project requests on our site, and you can give any amount to t...

School, Sports & Work Permit Physicals at Strong

University of Rochester 2019 School and Health Physicals Program Registration in the Strong Memorial Hospital Main Lobby (Next to Silver 

Join us to Raise a Glass to Raise a Class

Join us at the fabulous 80W to raise a glass for the students of Young Women’s College Prep Charter School! 

YWCP Alumna part of RIT SMASH program

Check out this article about RIT’s SMASH program (Summer Math Applications in Science with Hands-On Experience) featuring YWCP Alumna Janai 

YWCP Students Explore Pharmacy Careers

Click here to read about St. John Fisher College’s first-ever Pharmacy Camp. Students from YWCP and Pittsford were the first