Almost all Millbrae schools improved their Academic Performance Index (API), a state-wide measurement of educational achievement, according to results released Wednesday by the California Department of Education.
Schools receive scores of 200 to 1000 based on results of state-wise testing. A good goal score is 800, a number surpassed by all Millbrae schools.
Four schools in the Millbrae School District achieved higher scores than in 2011, with the exception of Lomita Park Elementary, which dropped by 12 points.
Overall, the district improved from its 2011 score of 885 to a 2012 score of 900.
2012 Growth API 2011 Base API
Green Hills Elementary 897 875
Lomita Park Elementary School 854 866
Meadows Elementary School 912 892
Spring Valley Elementary School 892 882
Taylor Middle School 911 892
Millbrae Elementary School District 900 885
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