• Grading Policy

    • Grades will be calculated using total points in Genesis
    • Categories will be:
      • Homework
        • assignments designed to be completed independently, outside of the classroom
        • occasionally, students may be allowed to start their work during the period
        • 5-15 points
      • Quizzes
        • smaller summative assessments 
        • 25-30 points
      • Writing Assignments
        • includes journal entries, short fiction, prompts, essays, and responses to materials presented in class, among others
        • 30-100 points, depending on length
      • Tests
        • summative assessments for acts, sets of chapters, texts, or units
        • research projects
        • 50-100 points