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Youth Chance High School

Youth Chance High School is a coeducational private alternative school for students in grades 9 through 12.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Urban

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Overview

Youth Chance High School says

Youth Chance High Schools mission is to help our students learn and grow in a manner consistent with their individual needs in order to thrive in a complex society. We enable our students to become literate, self-motivated, lifelong learners by providing a multi-faceted, multi-cultural student-centered environment which will inspire students to set and achieve high academic and behavioral standards, develop and work in healthy collaborative relationships within the school and in their communities and gain an understanding and appreciation of the connection between mind, body and spirit. With that in mind, our programs address literacy and learning in an innovative way and provide high standards of excellence for the mastery of basic skills. We encourage reading, writing, the arts, and critical thinking as powerful communication tools in when addressing important social issues such as social equity, justice, diversity (ethnic, gender and socio-economic) and environmental awareness.We serve at-risk youth ages 16 21 who have been expelled or have dropped out of the public school system. The average student enrolling in Youth Chance High School performs below the 5th grade level in math and reading. Moreover, 90% of the students we serve are considered low-income.

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Finance

Private schools, including parochial and boarding, are funded through tuition and fees. The cost varies from school to school, but most families pay tuition to attend them. Many private schools offer financial aid or discounts, so it's worthwhile to ask about these options.

Admissions

Admissions
Phone
  (415) 615-1337
Email
  stolliver@ymcasf.org

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 30
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
9 2
10 6
11 12
12 10

Youth Chance High School's enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing Youth Chance High School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 7 : 1
Gender 23% Male / 77% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 86%
Multi-racial 7%
Hispanic/Latino 50%
Black or African American 43%
Asian 3%
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