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YWLA graduation ceremony About Us

The Young Women's Leadership Academy at Arnold serves 6-12 grade students in an all-girl setting. It is a public School of Choice offered by the Grand Prairie ISD with a focus on developing future female leaders who are college-ready and college-bound.

  • Our high school is ranked in the top 2% of the nation.
  • We are also a T-STEM designated campus. 

We are a College Bound Campus

  • YWLA belongs to the Young Women’s Preparatory Network who supports us by providing an onsite College Bound Advisor that works 1:1 with students to help them apply for scholarships and colleges. 
  • 100%  Acceptance into a 4-yr University
  • 100% Graduation Rate
  • 126 High School Graduates in the last 4 years
  • Over $14.2 million dollars in scholarships


We offer a dynamic learning experience that encourages critical thinking, inspires confidence and nurtures the intellectual and social development necessary for success in college, career, and life. Rigorous coursework, field-based exploration and personalized counseling help students transition from middle school to high school and to higher

Core Values 

  • Leadership
  • College Readiness
  • Wellness Life Skills

Educational Pathways for High School

Our pathways springboard students into their career of choice

  • Aviation Technology (Aerospace)
  • Business & Industry Endorsement Business Marketing Finance
  • STEM Endorsement Biotechnology
  • STEM Endorsement Engineering
  • Public Service Endorsement Education & Leadership Preparatory