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Grading Guidelines

Grades will be reported on report cards and accumulative records using numerical values as indicated below:
 
A    90-100
B    80-89
C    70-79
D    65-69
F    Below 65
 
 
HONORS COURSES: Three (3) points shall be added to each nine-week term grade and each semester exam grade of 65 or above. Points shall NOT be added to the semester average. These points shall be added by the teacher of the course at the time grades are recorded on report cards and accumulative records.
 
DUAL ENROLLMENT AND LOCAL DUAL CREDIT COURSES: Four (4) points shall be added to each nine-week term grade and each semester exam grade of 65 or above. Points shall NOT be added to the semester average. These points shall be added by the teacher of the course at the time grades are recorded on report cards and accumulative records.
 
AP AND CLEP LEVEL COURSES: Five (5) points shall be added to each nine-week term grade and each semester exam grade of 65 or above. Points shall NOT be added to the semester average. These points shall be added by the teacher of the course at the time grades are recorded on report cards and accumulative records.
 
SEMESTER AVERAGES: Semester grades are comprised of two quarterly grades, each worth forty percent (40%) and a semester exam worth twenty percent (20%). For courses which include a state EOC exam, each semester grade is forty-two point five percent (42.5%) of the final grade and the EOC exam accounts for fifteen percent (15%).
 
AWARDING UNITS OF CREDIT: Credits will be awarded in .5 increments upon successful completion of a semester.  Additionally, a student will receive one full credit in the course if he/she receives a passing yearly average in the course.