ABOUT US

Youth Connection Leadership Academy (YCLA) is an options high school for students between the ages of 16-21 who are not enrolled in a traditional high school and wish to return to school and obtain their high school diploma.

At YCLA we understand that there are many barriers that may impact students decisions who are not currently enrolled in traditional high schools or GED programs and we are confident in the alternative that we offer for those students who are in need of a better chance at a different opportunity.

Our Program

This unique program offers:
• Blended & Remote Learning
• DCFS Mentoring Program
• Record Expungement Opportunity
• Wraparound services
• Transitional support into
vocational training and/or
college
• Job Placement / Internships /
Work-study
• College Dual Enrollment and
Certification / Credentials
• College & Career Exposure
• Extracurricular Activities
• Mentoring and Onsite Counseling

Location

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Phone

(312)225-4668

Address

3424 S. State Street, 3rd Floor
Chicago, IL 60616