California Standardized Test Results-Scale: % at or above proficient
At Equitas Academy, we are determined in accomplishing our mission of preparing 100% of our students to be successful in college and beyond. Our scholars have outperformed the State and District on California Standardized Tests. Our API for 2012-2013 was 894, which reflected a growth of 26 points from 2011-2012. We are focused on using data-driven instruction in order to meet the needs of each an every child who attends Equitas Academy. Consistent and targeted intervention is provided to all students based on individual needs.
The California Department of Education now provides a non-weighted average and a weighted average API score for all schools. For more information, please click here.
Equitas Academy's Weighted 3-Year Average API Score: 881
Equitas Academy's Non-Weighted 3-Year Average API Score: 877
Equitas Academy's 2012-2013 API score: 894
The Academic Performance Index (API) is a single number assigned to each school by the California Department of Education to measure overall school performance and improvement over time on statewide testing. The API ranges from 200 and 1000, with 800 as the state goal for all schools.
Change from 2011-2012 to 2012-2013: +26
Comparing the API Growth to the Base shows whether or not this school's test score performance improved between Spring 2011 and Spring 2012. The API ranges between 200 and 1000, with 800 as the statewide goal for all schools. Schools scoring below an 800 are given at least a 5 point target for the next year.
API Statewide Rank (2012) 8 / 10
The API Statewide Rank ranges from 1 to 10. A rank of 10, for example, means that the school's API fell into the top 10% of all schools in the state with a comparable grade range. The 2012 rank is based on results from tests students took in Spring 2012.
API Similar Schools Rank (2012) 10 / 10
The API Similar Schools Rank ranges from 1 to 10. It shows how the school compares to other schools with similar student demographic profiles. The California Department of Education uses parent education level, poverty level, student ethnicity and other data to identify similar schools.