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Watchung Hills Regional High School

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Guidelines for Grading and Homework

Grading Guidelines and Homework Policy

Grading Guidelines*:

40-50% Projects

30-40% Authentic Assessments

10-15% Homework

10-15% Quizzes

*Please see teacher websites for specific grading percentages. All missed work will calculate as a zero in Genesis.


Posting to Genesis:

- Homework/Classwork: Graded and entered on a daily basis.

- Quiz: Teacher has 3 school days to grade and post results in Genesis.

- Test: Teacher has 4 school days to grade and post results in Genesis.

- Projects/Writing Assignments/Authentic Assessments: Teacher has 7-10 school days to post results to Genesis.


Homework/Late Work Policy:

- All homework assignments are posted on teacher webpages daily by 2:40.

- If a student is in class on the day a homework assignment is due but does not hand it in, s/he can hand it in the next day for 50% of the grade. After one day late, the grade becomes a zero.

- If a student is not in class on the day a homework assignment is due, s/he will have two calendar days to turn in the assignment.

- All late projects, writing assignments, and authentic assessments will receive a 10% grade deduction per calendar day that the assignment is late.