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  • Mailbag: Parental education not biggest factor in API scores

    As a former teacher in a very low-income Santa Ana school with very poorly educated parents, I agree with Tom Egan's commentary ("Like it or not, parental education influences API scores," Nov. 30) that parent education is a factor in poor Academic Performance Index levels (API). However, not at the 81% level he quoted.
  • Mailbag: District can improve API scores in low-scoring schools

    As a teacher at Jim Thorpe Fundamental School in Santa Ana, the top scoring Santa Ana Unified School District school with an API of 901, I have some suggestions for the Newport Mesa Unified School District. There are several components involved in...

    Cook in comfort zone

    Cook in comfort zone
    NEWPORT BEACH — As if John Cook needed more of an advantage at the Toshiba Classic this week. The 11-time PGA Tour winner, who grabbed his ninth victory on the Champions Tour in January, doesn't totally have an edge on the Newport Beach Country...

    Toshiba Classic First-Round Pairings

    18th annual Toshiba Classic Friday Newport Beach Country Club First round groupings & starting times Tee No. 1 10:30 a.m. – Jim Thorpe, Don Pooley, Sandy Lyle 10:39 – Fuzzy Zoeller, Dave Stockton, J.L. Lewis 10:48 – Jim Colbert,...

    Toshiba Classic Tee Times

    Second round Saturday – Tee No. 1 8 a.m. – Nick Price, Rodd Spittle, Don Pooley 8:09 – Peter Senior, Ted Schulz, Lonnie Nielsen 8:18 – Gary Hallberg, Jeff Hart, Jim Thorpe 8:27 – Jay Haas, Mark Wiebe, Brad Faxon 8:36 &#...