Youth Connection Charter School
Address
Admin Office: 10 West 35th Street, Suite 11F4-2

,
60616

United States
Information
TypeCharter
MottoAim for college
School districtChicago Public Schools
Key peopleSheila Venson - Exec Director
Linda Hannah - President
A. Molina - Vice President
Sally Polasek - Secretary
Daniel Jemison - Treasurer
Larry Vaughn - Chief of Staff
C Bowden - Director
Arthur Ward - Director
F. Balcazar - Director
Grades9-12
Enrollment3,500
NicknameYCCS
Revenue$34,068,026 (FY 2010)
WebsiteOfficial website

Youth Connection Charter School (YCCS) is the largest charter school in the United States. Founded in 1997 it is the only charter school in Illinois that targets dropouts and other at-risk students. In 2010 YCCS served over 3,500 students through 23 campuses throughout Chicago.[1]

Campuses

References

  1. ^ "Memorandum of Understanding Between Youth Connection Charter School And (University and/or Other Partners) For Improvement of Instruction/Instructional Leadership" (PDF).

Coordinates: 41°49′53″N 87°37′38″W / 41.83139°N 87.62722°W / 41.83139; -87.62722