Grading Policy
Fleece to Shawl – Mrs. Schrack


Participation
  • 5 points per class available, based on preparation, participation, and attitude

Homework/Classwork*
  • 5 points per assignment unless otherwise specified
  • Full Credit: Assignment turned in on time and complete
  • Half Credit: Assignment turned in on time but not finished
OR
Assignment turned in complete up to two days late
  • Absent? Full credit for completed work turned in within two days of return

Quiz*
  • Pop Quiz- 10 points, if absent, no make-up, but does not count toward final grade
  • Scheduled Quiz- if absent, two weeks to make up missed quiz

Test*
  • Will be announced with at least 2 days notice, but students should plan ahead: at the end of each unit, there will be an assessment

Portfolio*
  • Periodically, each portfolio will be graded, based on content, organization, and neatness
  • This assessment may or may not be announced, thus it is best to keep the portfolio up-to-date at all times

Midterm and Final*
  • The team performance at the PA Farm Show will be assessed for a Midterm grade (including students not in the actual competition)
  • Each student’s portfolio will be assessed for an end-of-year final grade
  • If special accommodations are needed for either of these grades, written notice must be given to Mrs. Schrack at least four weeks in advance
*Note: In order to receive full credit (or any credit) for an assignment, your first and last name must be visible and legible on the homework, quiz, test, or project.