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Grading and Assessments

We use the following grading scale in 3rd grade for determining grades on assignments, tests, and report cards.

On a 4 point rubric:
4 (90% - 100%): Exceeds grade level standards​
3 (70% - 89%):   Meets grade level standards​
2 (55% - 69%):   Partially meets grade level standards​
1 (0% - 54%):     Does not meet grade level standards​
Classroom assessments will be given in the following areas on a regular basis:
  • Language Arts
    • Story Comprehension Test​
    • Vocabulary
    • Spelling
    • Grammar
  • Math
  • Science
  • Social Studies
 In addition, ​the following mandated district and state assessment will also be given:

LAUSD Language Arts Periodic Assessment

  • 2 times per year

DIBELS Fluency Testing

  • 3 times per year

LAUSD Mathematics Periodic Assessment

  • 2 times per year

Smarter Balanced Standards-based Assessment

  • May 2016