Student test scores and other state measures of student performance are available
through the web site of the State Department of Education:
ACCOUNTABILITY PROGRESS REPORTING (APR)
Reports both the state Academic Performance Index (API), and the federal Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) and Program Improvement (PI).
CALIFORNIA HIGH SCHOOL EXIT EXAM (CAHSEE)
Beginning with the Class of 2006, all public school students will be required to pass the exam to earn a high school diploma.
STANDARDIZED TESTING AND REPORTING (STAR TESTING PROGRAM)
Administration of the STAR program. Test results are used for student and school accountability purposes
Frequently Asked Questions
- See that your child gets a good night's sleep and is well-rested
- Make sure that your child eats a healthy breakfast as hunger can affect test performance
- Encourage your child to listen carefully to all test-taking directions and ask questions if he or she is unclear
- And finally encourage your child to do his or her best