The implemented its first year of Standards Based Grading in District 279 during the 2011-2012 school year.
With only two months left in the school year, how has the been working for parents, students and staff in the school district?
In the past, student grading might have included a mixture of academic and nonacademic achievement. With Standards-Based Grading, the grading focuses heavily on academic achievement only. Nonacademic issues are included on separate reporting tools.
Take our poll below to share your thoughts about the first year of the Standards-Based Grading implementation. Be sure to add your comments as well.