The Academic Letter Grade will be determined according to the following weighted categories:
- Tests/Quizzes: 65%
- Labs/Activities/Classwork/Homework 35%
Qualities of a Learner Grade will be determined according to learning behaviors as described in the GVMS Qualities of Learner Rubric in the student handbook.
Late Assignments ~
Assignments are expected to be completed and handed in on the due date.
For graded assignments, the grade will drop 10% for each school day it is missing.
All work should be submitted before the conclusion of the unit.
There are no retakes on graded assignments. However, the student is encouraged to see their classroom teacher for opportunities to review the information.
Extra Credit ~
There is no extra credit. Multiple opportunities throughout the marking period encourage students to self-monitor learning of concepts and improve grades.