The Ramona Unified School District scored above the state target in API testing in the 2013 school year, but dropped 10 points compared to last year.
The biggest changes in school scores came from Ramona Elementary, which dropped 39 points compared to last year, and Ramona Community Elementary, which gained 11 points. Six out of nine schools in the district lost points compared to last year's scores.
The California Department of Education (CDE) recently released the 2013 Growth API for schools and districts in California. For high schools, the API measures how well students are performing on both the California Standards Tests (CSTs) as well as the California High School Exit Exam (CAHSEE).
The Ramona District API decreased by 10 points to 815 in 2013.
List of schools with the 2013 API score first, followed by last year's score:
Ramona High School- 771 from 777
Barnett Elementary- 857 from 847
Hanson Elementary- 793 from 809
James Dukes Elementary- 889 from 906
Mt. Woodson Elementary- 869 from 879
Ramona Community Elementary- 897 from 886
Ramona Elementary- 768 from 807
Olive Peirce Middle- 840 from 871