Students will be graded
on the following criteria:
credit projects (outside concert attendance, recital
tests on educational videos and music theory (when assigned)
Time Sheets (for during holidays only and they must be turned in with a parent signature to
receive extra credit.)
Playing Tests on Music
Assigned (assignments are posted on the
classroom board and students are responsible for writing these in
their binder reminders and when due).
Participation, Attendance and Concert Attire
Book": a student will "sign-in" for the following which
may result in a lowered Citizenship/Effort grade for that grading
period (excessive talking in class/unprepared for class/inappropriate
behavior in class).
are given to the students in class and are recorded on Grade Sheets
that are to be signed by parents when new grades are entered. These
Grade Sheets will be placed in the student's black binders that
they bring to every orchestra class. Grades are given to students in lieu of
posting them however their quarter grades will be posted on line.
Parents are asked to check the Grade Sheet frequently in their student's
binder and to initial when new grades are given. A binder check is
done in class from time to time and grades given to check if parent
initials are kept up to date on the Grade Sheet.