Materials Needed by the Student
2 Spiral Notebooks, 1 Binder or Composition Book, Pens & Pencils
Grading Scale & Grading Policy
A – 90 to 100 B – 80 to 89 C – 70 to 79 D – 60 to 69 F – 59 & Below
Numerical Grades will be given for all Tests and Projects. (50% of total grade)
These grades will be weighted equally. These grades will determine your classroom average.
Homework will count for 25% of the total grade.
Late homework will be accepted for 3 days.
Classwork will count for 25% of the total grade.
(Participation, Analysis, Proper Focus, etc.)
Note: Grades are necessary to evaluate your comprehension of the materials covered in class.
Excused Absences & Suspensions Tests & Homework
Day out Prior – 1 Day to Complete.
Out on Test Day – Take Next Day
Excused Absences - Projects & Presentations
Due on the day of your return. 10 points will be deducted for each day you are late. Unexcused Absences - Projects & Presentations
Due on the day of your return. 10 points will be deducted for each day you are late. Unexcused Absences - Tests & Homework
Tests will be taken and homework will be due on the day of your return to school.
Cheating will result in a disciplinary referral to River Mill Administration.
Final Exams - There will be a Final Exam.
(Students may opt out of the Final Exam if they have both of the following criteria: Their overall average for the course is 90 or above. They also have less than four absences for the semester.)
I want each of you to have a very successful year! Please come by my room and see me, if you have any questions or concerns about anything! You may also reach me at 212-4502. My email address is MEKA02@aol.com