Nevada Avenue Elementary  Logo
Our School Faculty & Staff Instructional Coach Parent Center Standard English Learner Coach TSP Advisor
General Information After School Programs Attendance Calendar & Schedules Enrollment Classroom Celebrations Communication Dress Code Drop Off & Pick Up Safety and Security Student Behavior Volunteer & Involvement Opportunities
Grade Levels Pre-Kindergarten Kindergarten First Grade Second Grade Third Grade Fourth Grade Fifth Grade
Parents Students
Upcoming Activities School Events

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