Grading System

Choices Grades: S or U 

These are for classes such as exploratory and Intervention classes. 

State Growth 

Besides receiving report cards from the school you should have also received your child’s growth scores from the state. This information is incredibly important to understand and relates directly to student progress in reading, writing and math. Growth scores cover three basic ranges:

Why is this so important? A student with Proficient (P) or higher reading, writing and math skills, with strong work habits (3 or 4), will be successful and ready to enter high school with all the skills and understandings necessary to succeed. Please contact your teachers directly with any question you may have regarding your child’s progress.

* This information was borrowed from Columbia Middle School