The Grading System

The emphasis in the American System is NOT on final exams, but rather on an ongoing day-to-day evaluation system.

The Grading System 

 

Elementary Grades:

Letter Grade

Percentage

 Effort and Behavior

A+

97 to 100%

O = Outstanding / Excellent

A

94 to 96%

S = Satisfactory

A-

90 to 93%

N = Needs Improvement

B+

87 to 89%

 

B

84 to 86%

 

B-

80 to 83%

 

C+

77 to 79%

 

C

74 to 76%

 

C-

70 to73%

 

D+

67 to 69%

 

D

64 to 66%

 

D-

60 to 63%

 

F (failure)

59% and below