Data Points on Girls’ School Alumnae & Women in Politics
More than one out of every eight women currently serving in the U.S. Congress attended an all-girls school. An impressive statistic when you consider girls’ school students account for less than 1% (estimated 151,000+) of America’s female student population.
Girls’ School Alumnae in U.S. Federal Government
While only 25% of the current U.S. Senators serving are female, an overwhelming 16% of those women graduated from girls’ schools.
Only 23% of the current U.S. House of Representatives are female, yet 13% of those women graduated from girls’ schools.