University Senior High Test Scores

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Academic Performance Index

Academic Performance Index is based on California High School Exit Examination and Standardized Testing and Reporting results.

Total Students Tested 1,343
Academic Performance Index 750

Overall Student Performance

This measures overall student performance on state exams. The calculations by U.S. News were the first of two steps in determining which schools received at least a bronze medal.

State Test Performance Index 750.0
Risk-Adjusted Performance Index 38.1

Disadvantaged Student Performance

This measures the proficiency on state exams among typically underperforming subgroups. The calculations by U.S. News were the second of two steps in determining which schools received at least a bronze medal.

Percentage of Disadvantaged Students Who Are Proficient 729.1
Percentage of Non-Disadvantaged Students Who Are Proficient 850.0
Gap Between Disadvantaged and Non-Disadvantaged Students -120.9
Gap Between School and State Among Disadvantaged Students 17.1

College-Ready Student Performance

High school students take AP® and IB exams to earn college credit and demonstrate success at college-level course work. U.S. News calculated a College Readiness Index based on exam participation rates and percentages of students passing at least one exam. The Index determined which types of medals (gold, silver or bronze) were awarded to top-performing schools.

College Readiness Index 20.6
Exam Used for Index AP®

Advanced Placement® (AP®) Student Performance

Many U.S. higher educational institutions grant credits or advanced placement based on student performance on AP® exams. This shows this school's student participation and performance on these exams if data were available. (N/A means no students participated.)

Participation Rate 33%
Participant Passing Rate 49%
Exams Per Test Taker 2.9
Exam Pass Rate 38%
Quality-Adjusted Participation Rate 16%
Quality-Adjusted Exams Per Test Passer 2.2

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Data are based on the 2011-2012 school year.

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

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