• The student's report card grade summarizes achievement of skills throughout a marking period as evidenced mainly by tests.
    • Communication of Grades:
    • Test Envelopes- Please sign and return the tests and the envelope to school ASAP! Tests envelopes will be sent home upon completion of Unit tests.
    • MMS/Parent Portal
    • MMS/Parent Portal can be found via the Battlin’ Miner website
    • Report Cards- at the end of each marking period
    • Progress Reports
    • Only utilized for D or F grades
    • Sent home Mid-Marking Period- So parents are aware of the low grade and students would have time left to bring up their grades
    • Parent / Teacher Conferences- November- Not a scheduled time (previous years)
    • Informal Methods (Ex: phone call)
    • Weight: All tests in third grade carry an equal weight.
    • Make-up Tests:
    • Short Absences: If the test was announced the day before a student was absent, the student is expected to take the test either the day he/she returns or the next day.
    • Extended Absences: Discussions between the teacher and the parents will determine when the student is ready for the test(s).
    • Academic Dishonesty:
    • Anyone observed cheating will receive an automatic zero on that assessment.

              Extra Credit:

    • No extra credit is provided in 3rd grade.