Young Women's Leadership Academy in San Antonio was recently recognized as the #1 Middle School in the state of Texas by Children at Risk. In 2014, YWLA will have its first class of women graduate and move on to college. (Three young women did graduate early last year). This school offers a rigorous education for students from 6th-12th grade in a single gender environment. YWLA is Located a gorgeous historic school in the Monticello Park Neighborhood in San Antonio, which was originally Horace Mann Middle School. This campus is an In-District Charter School in San Antonio ISD with no boundary, meaning it is open to student in San Antonio ISD and girls across Bexar County. YWLA accepts approximately 100 students a year and applications are due annually in December for the following school year. Visit saisd.net/schools/ywla/ for more information.