Valley High School: Still Beating The Odds2010 | Admin | June 24, 2010 at 2:02 pm
California GEAR UP and Elk Grove Unified School District announced the remarkable achievement of Valley High School number one ranking on the statewide API. The API reports include a "similar schools rank." which shows where a school ranks on a scale of 1–10, compared with 100 other schools with similar demographic characteristics. California public schools serve students with many different backgrounds and needs. As a result, schools face different educational challenges. The similar schools ranks for 2010 allow schools to look at their academic performance compared to other schools with some of the same opportunities and challenges.