Grading Policies

4th Grade Grading Policy

  Report Cards Based On Grade Criteria
Reading Scholastic Literacy reading level benchmarks
1st Marking Period

M or Below= 1

N/O= 2

P/Q= 3

R or Above= 4

2nd Marking Period

O or Below= 1

P/Q= 2

R/S= 3

T or Above= 4

3rd Marking Period

P or Below= 1

Q/R= 2

S/T= 3

U or Above= 4

Reading Scholastic Literacy based on New York Standards
Number of Points Scaled Score
Level 1 1-59%
Level 2 60%-74%
Level 3 75%-89%
Level 4 90%-100%
Writing Scaled score on published piece using Scholastic Literacy rubric for scoring. The final report card grade is based on the average of all the published pieces. Deciding whether to round a half point up or down for the final grade is at the teacher’s discretion based on performance throughout the unit.
Number of Points Level
1-2 1
3-4 2
5-6 3
7-8 4
Math Average of test scores given during the marking period
Level 1 0%-59%
Level 2 60%-74%
Level 3 75%-89%
Level 4 90%-100%
Science Based on the average of all assessment(s) and/or project(s) given during the marking period
Level 1 0%-59%
Level 2 60%-74%
Level 3 75%-89%
Level 4 90%-100%
Social Studies Based on the average of all assessment(s) and/or project(s) given during the marking period
Level 1 0%-59%
Level 2 60%-74%
Level 3 75%-89%
Level 4 90%-100%