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Subchapter 4. Statewide Testing of Pupils and Evaluation Procedures [FNA1]. Article 1.8. Inclusion of Alternative Education Program Accountability Results and Middle School Dropouts in the Academic Performance Index (Api). [FNa1] For “vision screening” testing for pupils, see Sections 590-596. Criteria for Assigning Pupil Accountability Results to the School and School District of Residence API.   

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(a) Test scores and other accountability data shall be assigned to the school and/or school district of residence for each fiscal year in accordance with annual API calculations.

(b)(1) If a pupil was continuously enrolled pursuant to this Article in the AEP, the pupil's test scores shall be assigned to the AEP's API for that year.

(2) If the pupil was continuously enrolled pursuant to this Article in the LEA of the AEP in the current year, the pupil's test scores shall be assigned to the LEA API for that year.

(c) If a pupil was referred by the school or school district of residence to an AEP school and the pupil was not continuously enrolled pursuant to this Article in the AEP in the current year, the pupil's test scores shall be assigned to the API of the pupil's school of residence for that year under either of the following circumstances:

(1) The pupil was enrolled in the school of residence at the start of the current year; subsequently enrolled in an AEP; and either stayed at the AEP, returned to the school of residence, enrolled in another AEP school, or dropped out without being continuously enrolled pursuant this Article in any school.

(2) The pupil was enrolled in an AEP school at the start of the current year; subsequently enrolled in the school of residence for over 30 consecutive calendar days; and either stayed at the school of residence, returned to the AEP, enrolled in another AEP school, or dropped out without being continuously enrolled pursuant to this Article in any school.

(d) If a pupil was referred by the school or school district of residence to an AEP school and the pupil was not continuously enrolled pursuant to this Article in the LEA of the AEP or in any LEA in the current year, the pupil's test scores shall be assigned to the API of the pupil's school district of residence for that year under either of the following circumstances:

(1) The pupil was enrolled in the school district of residence at the start of the current year; subsequently enrolled in the LEA of the AEP; and either stayed at the LEA of the AEP, returned to the school district of residence, enrolled in another LEA of an AEP school, or dropped out without being continuously enrolled pursuant to this Article in any LEA.

(2) The pupil was enrolled in the LEA of the AEP at the start of the current year; subsequently enrolled in the school district of residence for over 30 consecutive calendar days; and either stayed at the school district of residence, returned to the LEA of the AEP, enrolled in another LEA of an AEP school, or dropped out without being continuously enrolled pursuant to this Article in any LEA.

(e) Other accountability data shall be assigned to the API of the pupil's school or school district of residence in accordance with subdivisions (b), (c), and (d) if the pupil was referred to an AEP by the pupil's school or school district of residence and was enrolled in the AEP for fewer than 125 consecutive calendar days.

(f) Other accountability data shall be assigned to the API of an AEP school and its LEA if the pupil was referred to the AEP by the pupil's school or school district of residence and was enrolled in the AEP for 125 consecutive calendar days or more.

(g) If a pupil was referred to an AEP school by a juvenile court judge or other correctional or judicial official or expelled pursuant to section 52052.1(a)(1), was enrolled in that AEP school and its LEA, and was not continuously enrolled pursuant to this Article in any school or LEA, the pupil's test scores and other accountability data shall be assigned as follows:

(1) Test scores shall not be assigned to the API of any school or LEA.

(2) Other accountability data shall be assigned to the API of the school or school district of residence if the pupil was enrolled in the AEP school or LEA for fewer than 125 consecutive calendar days.

(3) Other accountability data shall be assigned to the API of the AEP school or its LEA if the pupil was enrolled in the AEP school or LEA for 125 consecutive calendar days or more.

Authority cited:

Education Code 33031

Education Code 52052

Reference:

Education Code 52051

Education Code 52052

Education Code 52052.1

(New by Register 2012, No. 14.)