General Information

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Abington Junior High School is a three-year program for students in grades seven to nine. The 2017-2018 enrollment is approximately 1800 students. The total number of faculty assigned to the junior high school is 145.

 

AJHS Student Handbook 2019-2020

 

Weighted Grade Procedures

Below is a chart showing the factors presently in use for all courses, and the weighted factors used for honors, Advanced Placement and dual enrollment courses.

Weighted grades appropriately recognize the significant work load undertaken by students in the honors courses.

 

Grade

College Prep Courses

Honors/Dual Enrollment in 2-Year College Courses

(x 1.15)

 Advanced Placement/Dual Enrollment in 4-Year College Courses (x 1.25)

A

4.0

4.6

5.0

B

3.0

3.45

3.75

C

2.0

2.3

2.5

D

1.0

1.0

1.0

E

0

0

0

F

0

0

0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MARKING PERIOD SCHEDULE

Report Card Dates

Report Period

Period Begins

Period Ends

1st

September 3

November 11

2nd

November 12

January 29

3rd

February 30

April 6

4th

April 7

June 16

 

Report cards are mailed home approximately one week following the conclusion of each marking period. Students and parents are encouraged to use Skyward, our online grading system, to monitor grades, assignments, and attendance on an ongoing basis.

 

AJHS Bell Schedule

8:10

9:03

Period 1

9:07

9:54

Period 2

9:58

10:45

Period 3

10:49

11:10

Period 4a

11:14

11:35

Period 4b

11:39

12:00

Period 5a

12:04

12:25

Period 5b

12:29

12:50

Period 6a

12:54

1:15

Period 6b

1:19

2:06

Period 7

2:10

3:00

Period 8