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School Performance

Data pertaining to school performance or ranking, such as the Academic Performance Index (API) and Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP).
Academic Performance Index (API)
The cornerstone of California's Public Schools Accountability Act of 1999; measures the academic performance and growth of schools on a variety of academic measures.
Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP)
A statewide accountability system mandated by the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 which requires each state to ensure that all schools and districts make Adequate Yearly Progress.
California Longitudinal Pupil Achievement Data System (CALPADS)
A longitudinal data system used to maintain individual-level data including student demographics, course data, discipline, assessments, staff assignments, and other data for state and federal reporting.
Postsecondary Preparation
Provides standardized test results from the SAT, ACT, and AP tests which measure high school students' achievement.
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    This document lists open issues that have been reported to the California Longitudinal Pupil Achievement Data System (CALPADS) office.
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    This document lists open issues that have been reported to the California Longitudinal Pupil Achievement Data System (CALPADS) office.
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    Release updates for CALPADS, November 16, 2016.
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    This document lists open issues that have been reported to the California Longitudinal Pupil Achievement Data System (CALPADS) office.
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    This document lists open issues that have been reported to the California Longitudinal Pupil Achievement Data System (CALPADS) office.

  • CALPADS Release Updates v1.1.98 (XLS) (added 03-Nov-2016)
    Release updates for CALPADS, November 1, 2016.
  • CALPADS Known Issues v1.4.27 (XLS) (added 25-Oct-2016)
    This document lists open issues that have been reported to the California Longitudinal Pupil Achievement Data System (CALPADS) office.
  • CALPADS Release Updates v1.1.97 (XLS) (added 25-Oct-2016)
    Release updates for CALPADS, October 18, 2016.
  • Transition of CASEMIS to CALPADS (added 25-Oct-2016)
    Letter sent October 25, 2016 regarding the transition from the California Special Education Management Information System to CALPADS.
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    This document lists open issues that have been reported to the California Longitudinal Pupil Achievement Data System (CALPADS) office.