As a result, Mendez's Math and Science Center now ranks sixth in terms of CAHSEE
pass rate improvement among all LAUSD comprehensive high schools.
As an illustration, according to the California Department of Education (2002) during the 2000-2001 academic year, only 25% of Latino high school students passed the mathematics portion of the CAHSEE
whereas 64% of the White students were successful.
While Cortines said state budget cuts would reduce the amount of funding CAHSEE
intervention programs will receive next year, David Kietzman, executive director of Youth Speaks Collective, an East Valley advocacy group, said one way to prevent a dip in scores is through better preparation in the eighth or ninth grade.
AYP targets were fully met and most notable, the pass rate of tenth-graders on the CAHSEE
soared to 69 percent.
The number of Manual Arts' 10th graders passing the CAHSEE
on the first attempt more than doubles the district gains.
The K20 CETC launched several initiatives in a wide range of areas including e-portfolios, the CAHSEE
Stepping Into Your Future project (a statewide effort to help 18- and 19-year-olds pass the state's high school exit exam and earn a diploma), and more.
Our current 12th-graders are passing the CAHSEE
at a higher rate than the previous two years.
At the Hayward (CA) Unified School District's summer school program, the effectiveness of TestU's California High School Exit Exam (CAHSEE
) preparation program was demonstrated when 57 students who had previously failed the CAHSEE
enrolled in the TestU Math, and 31 in the ELA preparation courses.
The new mathematics programs include titles for Math Intervention, Practice, and Support as well as CAHSEE
Mathematics Support and more.
STEM was created in 1992 with NASA and CAHSEE
(California High School Exit Examination) support to ensure minority students achieve academic excellence in math, science and engineering.
Then came along such ogres as No Child Left Behind, CAHSEE
, politicians and elitist school board members that mandated every child be college-prepped.
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