Facts, Outcomes, College Placement
Class of 2019 outcomes
YSLPP Class of 2019 College Placements:
Utica College (18)
Mohawk Valley Community College (17)
SUNY Albany (3)
SUNY Buffalo (2)
Syracuse University (3)
SUNY Polytechnic Institute
Columbus State University (Georgia)
CUNY John Jay
YSLPP Graduating Class of 2019
Senior Reception, May 2019 @ Utica College
Total Outcomes as of September 2016
Overall, Young Scholars LPP students have a 93 percent graduation rate from high school. Of the 15 cohorts of graduates, 88 percent earned a New York State Advanced Regents or Regents Diploma.
17-Year Summary of Post-High School Graduation Outcomes
679 High School Seniors, Class of 1999-Class of 2015
Young Scholars efforts have had encouraging results with a 93 percent graduation rate from the seventeen years of graduating classes. Since 2005, 86 percent of the YSLPP high school graduates have enrolled in institutions of higher learning. Eighty-six percent of Young Scholars received Regents or Advanced Regents Diplomas.
YSLPP DemographicsThe demographics of the YSLPP are reflective of Utica itself. Students in grades 7 and 8 attend either James H. Donovan Middle School or John F. Kennedy Middle School, while students in grades 9-12 attend T.R. Proctor High School. The ethnicity of the 349 YSLPP students includes African-American, Hispanic/Latin, Asian, Native American, White/Non-Hispanic, including recent immigrants from Bosnia, Russia, Belarus, the Ukraine, Myanmar and the Sudan.
Teaching about diversity is easy since the YSLPP lives it everyday.
- 54 percent of Young Scholars are female
- 46 percent of Young Scholars are male
- 79 percent of Young Scholars are from minority or refugee populations