With Time for Support, High Performance Is Ensured
Scotts Valley Middle School, Scotts Valley, Calif.
National Forum to Accelerate Middle Grades Reform, a whole child partner, has named Scotts Valley Middle School a California School to Watch. As a top-performing school on California’s Academic Performance Index (API), Scotts Valley’s efforts to close the achievement gap are seeing considerable success. The school, located in Scotts Valley, California, is divided into seven academies that help students focus on achieving high standards in English, math, history, and science. With an increasingly diverse student body, Scotts Valley staff members ensure that individual needs are being met through an enrichment period during the school day.