• Report Card Guidelines


    • Grades are taken for:

      • English Language Arts
      • Mathematics
      • Science
      • Social Studies


      Within each of these subjects grades are broken down into categories and have weighted percentages.


      English Language Arts is comprised of:

      Foundational Skills (20%) would be phonics assessments like spelling tests. It also includes reading fluency and accuracy grades.

      Comprehension (40%) grades are taken from the reading weekly assessments and district standards assessments.

      Communication (40%) grades are taken from writing assignments.

      3rd Grade Oral Reading Fluency: Fall- 71wcpm, Winter 92wcpm, Spring 107wcpm


      Mathematics is comprised of:

      Assessments (50%) are chapter tests from our textbook series Go Math and district created assessments.

      Classwork/Practice (30%) are the problems we work on together in small group and independently at math centers. These are sometimes taken from the workbook pages, math journals or checkpoint quizzes.

      Participation (20%)



      Science is comprised of:

      Assessments (40%) These assessments can be in the form of a paper and pencil test with multiple choice questions or a performance task grade with a rubric.

      Science Notebooks (40%) are kept in the classroom. These notebooks contain lab write ups, observations, diagrams, data records, vocabulary, labeled drawing, etc.

      Classwork/Participation (20%) is daily assignments, projects, STEMscopes.


      Social Studies is broken into:

      Assessments (60%) are projects or presentations that are graded with a rubric.Assessments are also available through various textbooks and resources. DBQ & Studies Weekly Assessments.

      Classwork (40%) are not limited to but can be daily assignments, discussions, projects or quizzes.


      Honor Roll

      Eagle Scholar- All A's in core subjects; E/S Conduct Grade

      Soaring Eagle- A's and B's in core subjects*; E/S Conduct Grade

      *Soaring Eagle Award must include 1 A grade in core subjects.