**Mrs. Danner
610-351-5900 X 61244
dannerm@parklandsd.org
**

**GRADING POLICIES
**

**
**

Grades
will be computed by averaging points earned in the following categories:

1.
TESTS
60 - 100 points each

2. QUIZZES/GROUP WORK 10-30 points each

3. NOTEBOOK 10 points each unit test

4. HOMEWORK Pre-Algebra : 75 points total, 5 points each assignment; Alg I and Alg II: 50 points total, 5 points each assignment

5.
WARM
UP EXCERCISES 2 points each entry- must copy problem and **show
work!**

**TESTS
**will
be announced at least 4 days in advance.
Tests should be
done in

**pencil****.
**Always show work.** No work, no points!**

**QUIZZES
**may
or may not be announced. Be
prepared at all times. Always show

work.
**No work, no points!**

**NOTEBOOK
**A notebook is a required part of this course.
Your class notes will be

collected the day of a unit test. Each
check is worth 10 points. Be sure

to get notes from a friend in class when you are absent.

**HOMEWORK
**In order to succeed in this class, you must do
homework on a regular

basis.
Each assignment should have your NAME , DATE, PERIOD,
PAGE # and

PROBLEM #’S at the top of your paper.
Homework will be checked each day in a

variety of ways. Each assignment is worth 5 points. To earn the 5 points all

assignments should have the__ original problem__ written and __all work
shown__.

**No work,
no points!
**

**
**

These grades are then added together and divided by the total points possible for the marking period.

*MAKE-UP
TESTS/QUIZZES

1.
Make-ups
will be taken during class or activity period.

2.
** 1
Day Absence on Day of Test:**
Test is to be taken on day of return (i.e. next day).

3.
** 1 Day
Absence on Day Before Test:** Test is to be taken on day of test
with rest of class.

4.
** 2
to 3 Day Absence Prior to Test:** Test must be made up within the
limits of the school policy. (Policy: Two days are allotted to make-up all work
for each day of absence.)

5.
** Prolonged
Absences:** Consult teacher upon return to school to set up make-up
schedule.

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** Note:**
Tests/Quizzes will be graded as “0” if students do not comply with the
guidelines listed above and/or fail to meet deadlines.