They had tasted success at Kirk Douglas Continuation School
-- Second Chance High -- and they liked it.
He was not successful in that endeavour, but the conduct of state education as a free market activity was ended by the abolition of payment by results, an event that corresponded very closely with the opening in 1905 of the Continuation School
Like Garcia, who graduated from Bowman last year, many students at the continuation school
have been removed from traditional campuses or were at risk of dropping out.
Ricardo Hong with the LA Mayor's Office says, "I was proud to introduce ShareFest to Avalon Continuation School
and it's great to see businesses invest into their innovative programming to mentor at-risk youth to make healthy choices.
The Antelope Valley Union High School District named a continuation school
after Parris because of his inspirational life story.
The Kirk Douglas Continuation School
in Northridge also receives regular donations.
This year, Comcast is investing more than $85,000 to create a state-of-the-art music studio -- with all the necessary equipment including new computers and software -- at Olympic High School in Concord, the only continuation school
in the Mt.
Another high school that posted a big increase was Bowman, a continuation school
that went from 494 on the index to 670.
His grades at Hart High suffered, and in 2002 he transferred to Bowman High, a continuation school
Hart Union High School District, and some students at Bowman High School, a continuation school
, engage in independent study.
SANTA CLARITA -- A continuation school
that was recently at risk of losing its charter with the William S.
Pacific View is a continuation school
for students who have been expelled or are on probation from traditional high schools.
color) Monterey High teacher Keith Lang, far left, and Principal Ann Brooks, second from left, stand with students after the Burbank continuation school
was honored by the state.
VALENCIA - Low test scores and an unimpressive dropout rate might mark the end for one continuation school
that serves the Santa Clarita Valley.
His choice of socializing over homework landed him at a continuation school
while others in his eighth-grade class headed to graduation.