Grading Scale



Degrees and Certifications:

Grading Scale

What does a 1, 2, or 3 mean?


4       Advanced; Student's work demonstrates a thorough, advanced knowledge of extended concepts and skills above grade level. 


3       Proficient;  The student's word demonstrates an expert knowledge of the concepts and skills. The student's performance consistently understands the concept/ skill meaning he or she repeatedly demonstrates mastery of a topic. 


2       Strategic;  The student's work demonstrates partial knowledge of the concepts and skills.  The student is working and striving towards mastery.


1       Basic;  The student's performance shows little understanding or mastery of a skill, or perhaps did did not exhibit understanding of the concept, task, or skill, and will continue to work toward mastery.