Magnet scores vary in LA

Parents shopping for a magnet school in Los Angeles may not be able to compare test scores, because so many magnet programs housed on larger campuses don’t report their test scores separately. Now parents can check a map of magnet school test scores, provided by the LA Times.

Scores vary greatly with the gifted programs, not surprisingly, leading the pack. Among the programs with abysmal math scores and very poor English scores is the Teacher Training Magnet at troubled Crenshaw High.

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