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Shifting student population may explain Estrellita's tumble

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Posted: Friday, September 5, 2008 10:00 pm

In response to a huge decline in test scores, Galt Union High School District Superintendent Thomas Gemma said Friday that he and fellow administrators are analyzing the data from Estrellita Continuation High School and determining how to better prepare for next year.

Even so, the nature of the campus and its student enrollment may have been the greatest performance predictor.

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2 comments:

  • posted at 8:59 am on Sat, Sep 13, 2008.

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    It failed only in the two years after he took over. Yes, a new Board would help as long as it included Dennis Richardson and Kathleen Amos. The overcrowding is not the problem at EHS nor is it at GHS...the test scores rose in the years it was most crowded

     
  • posted at 3:08 am on Sat, Sep 6, 2008.

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    WOW-----Mr. Gemma is responsible for 2 schools and makes well over $120,000 to watch these schools fail for so many years. Sad Sad Sad maybe a new school board will help him find the door???

     
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