Chattanooga Girls Leadership Academy is located in Chattanooga, TN and is one of 76 schools in Hamilton County School Distrct School District. It is a charter school that serves 121 students in grades 6-10.
Charter schools are public schools, but differ from traditional public schools in that they are independent and are operated by educators, parents, community leaders, educational entrepreneurs, or others. Funding for charter schools is based on designated local or state educational organizations. Those organizations are responsible for monitoring and assessing the quality and effectiveness of education, but permit the schools to operate outside of the traditional public school education system. See Chattanooga Girls Leadership Academy's test results to learn more about school performance.
The Hamilton County School Distrct spends $8,554 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 63% on instruction, 33% on support services, 5% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Hamilton County School Distrct District
In 2011, Chattanooga Girls Leadership Academy had 10 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Tennessee average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher.