The Tamalpais Union High School District boasts their extremely high performance on the district's website, crediting a a very active, supportive, and educated community. The 2013 test scores — which were released Thursday — prove just that, with Redwood High taking the top spot at 903.
The API is a score ranging from 200 to 1,000 that measures how well students do on a variety of tests, including the California Standards Test and the state’s high school exit exam. The state has set 800 as the API target for all schools to meet. Here’s a detailed summary of the API from the California Department of Education.
Statewide, the number of California schools meeting the state target for student performance on standardized tests dropped by 2 percent.See also:
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