Grading Policy

 

Math Department Grading Policy

 

Category

Description of Mathematics Assessments

(may include, but are not limited to)

 

Points

(below values are possible ranges, but values may vary)

Major Assessments

Chapter Tests, Mid-Chapter Tests

50-100 points each

Minor Assessments

Quizzes, Projects

25-50 points

 

Alternate Assessments / Assignments

Classwork, HW Assessments*, Projects Cooperative/Tiered Assessments

1-25 points

 

 

 

 

 

Each marking period grade will be based on the assessments as listed above.  Assessments will vary in point-value based on difficulty, time for completion, and task type, in an effort to prepare students for the PARCC** Assessment.  Marking period averages will be calculated by total points earned divided by total points attempted.

​Math Department Grading Rubric (Real Life Problems)

Requirements:
1. The given information is shown and is well organized.  A sketch is included when appropriate.
2. All Work is shown.
3. There is an explanation of how the solution was obtained.
4. The work is accurate.

CRITERIA: SCORE
One or two of the above requirements are met.
There are some errors in the work. 1

Two or three of the above requirements are met.
There are some errors in the work. 2

Three of the above requirements are met.
There are very few, if any, errors. 3

OR

Four of the above requirements are met.
There are some errors in the work.
4
Four of the above requirements are met.
There are very few, if any errors.