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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.

2021-2022 MARKING PERIOD DATES

 

Marking Period 1:

BEGINS: SEPTEMBER 13th, 2021

ENDS: NOVEMBER 12, 2021

 

Marking Period 2:

Begins: November 15th, 2021

Ends: January 28th, 2022

 

Marking Period 3:

Begins: January 31, 2022

Ends: April 14th, 2022

 

Marking Period 4:

Beings: April 18th, 2022

Ends: June 27th, 2022

 

MP 5: FINAL GRADES TBD