Academic Information

Explanation of the WHS Grading System and Honor Roll

 When averaging grades to determine Honor Roll status, semester grades, GPA and Class Rank, the following 4.0 scale will be used.

NOTE: We report only the 4.00 scale GPA on the student transcript

 

 

WHS Honor Roll Qualifications

1. You must be enrolled in 6 academic classes

2. You must earn a 3.000 GPA or higher

3. You can have no grade below a C- in ANY class (no D's or F's)

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For accurate conversion of grades to GPA, please use the following the following chart:

 

GRADE

A

A-

B+

B

B-

C+

C

C-

D+

D

D-

F

4.0 SCALE

4.000

3.667

3.333

3.000

2.667

2.333

2.000

1.667

1.333

1.000

0.667

0.00

 

All Advanced Placement (AP) classes are weighted an additional 1/3 point:

 

AP GRADE

A

A-

B+

B

B-

C+

C

C-

D+

D

D-

F

4.0 SCALE

4.333

4.000

3.667

3.333

3.000

2.667

2.333

2.000

1.667

1.333

1.000

0.00

WHS STANDARDIZED TEST DATES FOR 2012-2013

The following dates (*subject to change*) are the dates for standardized testing for Wilton Junior-Senior High School.

The test name, grade level given, and the test date(s) are listed.

Make-ups for Iowa Assessments usually are the following week.

PSAT/NMSQT

Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Tests

Grade 11 (fee)

October 17

IA ASSESSMENTS

Iowa Assessment Tests

Grades 7-11

 November 6 & 7

SPANISH

National Spanish Exam

Grades 9-12

April

GERMAN

National German Exam

Grades 9-12

April

AP BIOLOGY

AP Biology II Exam

Grades 11-12

May

AP CALCULUS

AP Calculus AB Exam

Grade 12

May

AP ENGLISH

AP English Literature Exam

Grades 11-12

May

 

END OF COURSE ASSESSMENTS

In Selected English, Math, and

Science Courses

Grades 9-12

MAY

 

 

 

 

 

 

 If you have any questions about the Wilton Jr-Sr High School Standardized Testing Program,

please contact Denise Austin, Curriculum Coordinator,

at 732-2035 or by email at daustin@wiltoncsd.org