• E = Exceptional 

    (This grade shows up in Skyward as a 97.)

    Student consistently performs on an exceptional level, well above the standard set by the average student.

    • Demonstrates clear mastery of all objectives and materials on and frequently above grade level
    • Utilizes appropriate terminology  in subject areas to convey ideas with fluency and understanding
    • Expands learning independently
    • Uses appropriate skills and strategies to problem solve independently
    • Completes all assigned work with a high degree of accuracy, frequently exceeding original assignment

    S+ = Standard

    (This grade shows up in Skyward as a 93.)

    Student performs to a high degree of the standard set by the average student.

    • Demonstrates mastery of objectives and materials on and occasionally above grade level
    • Understands and uses appropriate terminology  in subject areas
    • Expands learning with little intervention from teacher
    • Problem solves independently with some intervention
    • Completes all assigned work with moderately high degree of accuracy, occasionally exceeding original assignment

    S = Standard

    (This grade shows up in Skyward as a 87.)

    Student performs to a norm set by the average student.

    • Demonstrates understanding of objectives and materials
    • Understands and uses appropriate terminology  in subject areas
    • Expands learning with guidance from teacher
    • Problem solves with some independence
    • Completes all assigned work with moderate degree of accuracy

    S- = Standard

    (This grade shows up in Skyward as a 80.)

    Student performs to a low degree of the standard set by the average student.

    • Demonstrates understanding of most objectives and materials just sufficient to continue to next level
    • Attempts use of appropriate terminology in subject areas with some understanding
    • Occasionally expands learning
    • Problem solves with prompts from others
    • Completes most assigned work with moderate degree of accuracy

    N = Not Meeting Standard

    (This grade shows up in Skyward as a 73.)

    Student does not meet standards set by the average student.

    • Demonstrates insufficient understanding of objectives and materials to continue to next level
    • Demonstrates little understanding of terminology in subject areas
    • Does not expand learning
    • Shows limited ability to problem solve
    • Assigned work is consistently incomplete or lack of accuracy demonstrates insufficient understanding of objective

    U = Unsatisfactory

    (This grade shows up in Skyward as a 60.)

    Student makes little or no attempt to meet standards set by the average student.

    • Makes no attempt to understand of objectives and/or materials
    • Makes not attempt to understand of terminology in subject areas
    • Makes no attempt to problem solve
    • Makes no attempt to complete assignment