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Roosevelt HS Magnet Reaches 800-point API Goal

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Los Angeles Unified School District Board Member Mónica García has announced that Roosevelt High School Magnet is among several schools in the 2nd District that for the first time reached the state’s 800-point target on the Academic Performance Index (API).

The magnet school at Roosevelt, which draws students from all over the district, grew by 71 points in the 2012-2013 school year, reaching 803 API. The other four schools in her district that met the benchmark for the first time are: Hoover Elementary, Ann Elementary, Extera Public School, and Para Los Niños Middle School.

The school district grew 3 points total, reaching an average of 749 API for 2012-2013, compared to 626 API ten years ago, in 2001-2003, she said.

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