The Young Women's Leadership School of East Harlem

The Young Women's Leadership School of East Harlem


105 East 106 Street New York NY


105 East 106th Street New York, NY



TYWLS students on Good Morning America!


Students from The Young Women's Leadership of East Harlem are featured in Good Morning America's segment on "The Empowerment Project,"  a documentary screened for the the 7th grade, who also got to participate in a Q&A with the film's director and producer.


TYWLS GIRLS are featured in Starbucks commercial!


Starbucks Teavana Oprah Chai TV Spot, 'I Think I Can' Feat. Oprah Winfrey


What's It Like to Interview Michelle Obama?


When Nene Sy, an 18-year-old honors student at The Young Women's Leadership School of East Harlem, got called to the principal's office, she had no idea why. Was she in trouble? Had something happened?


TYWLS Summer Opportunities Magazine online


Great resource for summer programs.

Click here to read

TYWLS Cell Phone Policy



You may have a cell phone but it must be:


a) Turned off in the building

b) Put away in your bag or pocket and not taken out unless with permission from teacher or administration


• If either a) or b) above are not adhered to, then phone is taken away.

• If phone is given to teacher without incident, it MAY be given back at the end of the day

• If phone has to be taken away under duress, then


***Please note that if parents would like to contact a student during the day, they are always welcome to call the school at 212-289-7593  and leave a message.