Grading Policy


There will be quizzes every week. There will a be a lab or "experience" worksheet/report every other week. Tests or major performance assessment/project will be given for every unit. Students will be given about one week's notice before a test. If student is absent on the day of a test or the day a project is due student will have the same amount of time they were absent from school to make up the test or submit the project. Make-up tests will be after school and must be scheduled in advance. 


Tests = 50% of MP grade
Labs/Projects ("Minor" Assessments) = 30% of MP grade
Quizzes = 20% of MP grade
Marking Period (MP) grades each make up 20% of the final grade. The midterm exam and final exams each make up 10% of the final course grade.