|Goal 8: To increase the numbers of low-income high school students prepared to pursue high education.|
|Objective 1 of 1: ENCOURAGE A GREATER NUMBER OF LOW-INCOME STUDENTS TO PARTICIPATE IN THE ADVANCED PLACEMENT PROGRAM|
|Indicator 8.1.1 of 1: Students served: The number of AP tests taken by low-income students will increase by 10 percent annually (e.g., to 83,000 in 1999).|
|Targets and Performance Data||Assessment of Progress||Sources and Data Quality|
Status: Unable to judge.
In 2000 the performance goal was exceeded.
Explanation: In 2000, low-income students took 102,475 Advanced Placement tests.
Additional Source Information: College Board data on participation in Advanced Placement testing.
Validated By: Experienced Public/Private Agency.
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