Article 1.7. Award Programs Linked to the Academic Performance Index (API). Award Funding Criteria for Governor's Performance Award Program and Academic Performance Index Schoolsite Employees Performance Bonus.
(a) Schools that meet the eligibility requirements in 2000-01 for the Governor's Performance Award Program (GPA) shall receive a per pupil award amount for each of their eligible pupils. Eligible pupils are those who received a score on any subject matter area test (Total Reading, Total Math, Language, Spelling, Science, or Social Science) of the nationally normed test pursuant to Education Code section 60642 and a score on any standards-based achievement test pursuant to Education Code section 60642.5. A score on the nationally normed test pursuant to Education Code section 60642 can be a percentile, the number correct, a scale score, or a normal curve equivalent. A score on the standards-based achievement test pursuant to Education Code section 60642.5 is defined as the performance level.
(b) The amount allocated for this award shall be determined on a prorata basis from the total amount of funding available in the annual State Budget.
Education Code 33031
Education Code 52057(a)
Education Code 52057
(Amended by Register 2002, No. 2)