School Ratings & Performance
Academic Performance Index (API)
The Academic Performance Index was previously used to show how California schools ranked. In March 2017, The California State Board of Education and the California Department of Education launched a new accountability system to replace the API. This new, multiple-measures system provides a fuller picture of the specific strengths and areas in need of improvement for each school. [Read more here]
The new accountability and continuous improvement system was implemented using an online tool known as the California School Dashboard (Dashboard).
For more informatoin on the Dashboard, please visite the Dashboard web page.
School Performance Overview
Click on the following communities or go to www.caschooldashboard.org to explore the performance of schools under California’s Accountability System.