|Series 7000 - Students|
Policy # 7218
The Board of Education encourages students to undertake a diverse and appropriately challenging academic program. The Board of Education wishes to recognize outstanding academic achievement and shall use a system of computing weighted cumulative grade averages. The Superintendent or his/her designee shall specify a weighted grading system based on the relative rigor of courses. Class rank and honors shall be determined using weighted grades. A tiered weighted grade system will include Regent’s, Gemini, Honors and Advanced Placement level courses.
The Superintendent or his/her designee is charged with the responsibility to write regulations and procedures to implement and monitor weighted grades.
7218 Class Rank Policy Cross References:
» 7219 - Class Rank
Adoption Date: 5/13/2013
7000 - Students