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Whitney M. Young Leadership Academy

15111 Miles Ave. Cleveland OH, 44178

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School Summary


Grades
9-12 For the 20-21 school year, this school will not be enrolling new 9th graders.

School Type
District

Operated By
CMSD

Special Programs
Self-contained gifted & talented

Mission

Whitney M. Young is a college preparatory program dedicated to serving students on Cleveland’s Southeast Side. Our focus is on achieving excellence on the OST, PSAT, SAT and ACT exams. Our dedicated staff helps scholars earn the grades and service hours to be accepted into top colleges and universities, and obtain academic scholarships to those institutions. We offer Honors and Advanced Placement coursework in all grades, and students express themselves artistically through visual and graphic arts courses.

Special Programs

A community of high achievers.
Our students benefit from a school community that supports them in every way.
We value parents and families, and their participation in meaningful, two-way
communication involving student academic learning and other school activities.
Along with our strong academic programs, the school offers a variety of varsity and
JV sports, including volleyball, cross country, tennis, bowling, basketball, and indoor
and outdoor track.
Beginning in the fall of 2020, this school will be consolidated into the new JFK campus.
Students interested in this college prep programming should enroll at the new JFK,
see page 158.
Please call the CMSD Enrollment & Choice Office for more information, 216-838-3675.

Nearby Schools

John Adams College and Career Academy

3817 Martin Luther King Jr. Dr.
Cleveland, OH 44105-2846
Grades: 9-11, growing to 9-12
Enrollment (State Provided): 209

JFK PACT

15111 Miles Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44178
Grades: 9-12 For the 20-21 school year, this school will not be enrolling new 9th graders.
Enrollment (State Provided): 278

JFK E³agle Academy

15111 Miles Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44178
Grades: 11-12, phasing out. For the 20-21 school year, this school will not be enrolling new students.
Enrollment (State Provided): 170

JFK New Comprehensive High School

15111 Miles Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44178
Grades: 9-12
Enrollment (State Provided):

John F. Kennedy High School – New

15111 Miles Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44178
Grades: Opening in the fall of 2020 with only 9th grade; growing to 9-12.
Enrollment (State Provided):