Grading Guidelines

  • Exams, Labs, Projects: 60% (2 exams, ±3 labs per 6 Weeks).

                -labs count from a half to a full exam,

    Homework and Quizzes: 40% (at least 2 homework assignments per week, 1 quiz per week. Quizzes count as 2 homework grades)

    Late Work-

    One day late- 15 points subtracted from graded paper

    Two days late- 30 points subtracted from graded paper

    Three days late- student earns a 0

    *Policy goes into effect once the teacher has posted grades.

    Make-Up Policy-

    All students will have opportunity to make up work from an excused absence. The student will have the same number of days he missed plus one to make up for any missing work. So, for example, if a student is absent for two days, he’ll have a total of three days to make up all missing assignments.

    Plagiarism/Cheating-

    Any student who plagiarizes or cheats on any assignment or helps another student cheat will receive a zero on that assignment plus disciplinary action.

     

    Board Policy EIA(Local)-

    Any student who has failed any assignment may redo that assignment, provided that the student has met the grading guidelines.   The maximum grade a student will receive will be a 70 . The student will have a total of five school days to redo the assignment once it has been posted in the gradebook.