Nightingale Middle School

Grading Policy

All students must earn their grades.  In order to earn and “A” for their final semester grades, the student must turn in 6th grade quality work in the majority of the assignments.  We will use the following four-point scale system for grading.

 

 

 

Scale

Points

Quality of Work

Grade

4

4

Excellent

A

4

3

Very Good

B

4

2

Satisfactory/ Average

C

4

1

Below Average

D

4

0

Unacceptable

F

 

Semester grades will be calculated as follows:

  • Tests & Quizzes                      =     40%
  • Class work and Homework     =     40%
  • Class participation                 =     20%