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Grading Policy

60% Assessment & Project Portfolio
  • 30% Summative Assessments
  • 30% Performance Tasks, Long Term Assignments, & Projects
40% Classroom Participation
  • 20% Quizzes, midpoint/ formative, and graded exit tickets
  • 10% Classwork and engagement
  • 10% Homework
Pass/Fail Courses
  • AIS
  • Health 
  • Advisory
  • Computer Science
  • ENL Stand Alone
What is a Portfolio?


A showcase of student learning progression, understanding and achievement; evidence of what students can do; Content and skilled standard-based specific assessments, which includes a rubric for each; Examples include (not limited to) writing submissions, performance tasks, PowerPoints, projects, exit tickets, digital platform submissions (IXL, EdPuzzle, Khan Academy, etc.)

What is Class Participation?

The degree of attention, curiosity, motivation, interest, optimism, and passion that shows when students are learning or being taught, which extends to the level of motivation they have to learn and progress in their education. Examples include (not limited to) joining a Google Meet/Zoom/Microsoft teams, submitting an assignment, adding response and feedback in a collaborative document, adding a comment in the Google Classroom stream or responding on a discussion board.



Marking Period 1:

BEGINS: September 8th, 2022

ENDS: November 1st, 2022


Marking Period 2:

Begins: November 2nd, 2021

Ends: January 25th, 2023


Marking Period 3:

Begins: January 26th, 2023

Ends: March 30th, 2023


Marking Period 4:

Beings: March 31st, 2023

Ends: June 27th, 2023