† † † † † † † † † † † † ††Rural Retreat Middle School Grading System

Core & Elective Classes:

Abbreviation

Type of work

Points

Other info

EHW

Homework graded for effort

# correct (no more than 10)

†Students will receive 1 point for each component completed regardless of whether it's correct or not.

GHW

Homework graded for accuracy

20

CW

Class work

10-20

QZ

Quiz

# correct

Students will be given points on the number of correct items.† Teachersmay assign any point value to each question.

TST

Test

100

Students will be given points based on the test average.† For example, the student takes a 35 question test and gets 27 correct.† The average is a 77% = 77/100 points.

PRJ

Project

50-100

Based on average, same as test grades.

LAB

Science labs

50-100

Based on average, same as test grades.†

NB

Notebook check

25

EC

Extra Credit

EC given at teacherís discretion.

Physical Education/Health Classes:

PE/Abbrev.

Type of Work

Points

Other info

PAR

Participation in physical education

20 per day

Students may earn up to 100 points a week,

teachers may put one total grade in each week.

Health

Type of Work

Points

Other info

CW

Class work

20

HW

Homework

20

QZ

Quiz

# correct

See chart above.

TST

Test

100

Average (see chart above).

Exploratory Classes (STEAM Team):

Abbreviation

Type of Work

Points

Other info

PAR

Daily participation in class

50 points per week

Teachers will put one participation grade in per week.

PRJ

Projects

50-100