Grading Policy

All students will follow a common grading scale and percentage breakdown for grades 4-8.

Grades will be posted in Genesis within 1 week of assignment.

Grading Scale Breakdown

Major Assessments: Tests, Projects, Unit Assessments = 50%

Minor Assessments: Quizzes, Exit Tickets = 30%

Homework = 10%

Class Participation: 10%

Grading Requirements

Major/Minor assessment categories will be defined and listed by the teacher.

All assessment questions/tasks are related to curriculum not behaviors or habits.

No extra credit is assigned.

Students can request to retest major assessments. [Tests only, not essays]