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Grading Policy

LGJ School wide Grading Policy**

The components of the school wide grading policy shall be as follows:

Components

Examples

% Points

Summative Assessments

 

Research, Advertising campaign, Regents Required Labs, Unit Culminating Task/test, Persuasive Essay contest, Trash graph, ITA, etc…

 

 

 

50%

 

Projects

15%

Tests

20%

Quizzes/Understanding Checks

 15%

Formative Assessments

Exit tickets, Do Now, Science Labs, group work, pair work, independent work, etc…

 

Asking questions, writing responses on the board, class discussions, being prepared for class, etc…

30%

 

 

Class work

20%

Class Participation

10%

Homework

Chapter exercises, making a diorama, preparing an oral report, writing a short paper, etc.

20%

 

Total

 

100%


*It is important is important to note, high school courses accumulate credits and middle school grades are annualized. Please review the tables below to understand how grades are calculated for HS and MS students. 


 ** Physical Education has a UNIQUE grading policy.  Click HERE for a PDF view.  


Final grades will be calculated as follows:

HS SEMESTER GRADES

MS SEMESTER GRADES (January)

MS FINAL GRADES (June)

Marking Period I                    45%

Marking Period I                                45%

Semester  I (January)        45%

Marking Period II                   45%

Marking Period II                               45%

Semester II (June)              45%

Final Exam/Project       10%

Mid Term Exam/Project           10%

Final Exam/Exit Project     10%

Semester                    100%

Semester                                    100%

Final Grade                  100%


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