General Information

DIRECTIONS

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

AJHS Virtual Handbook 2020-2021

 

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
 
Description
 
Start Date
 
End Date
 
Mid Qtr 1
09/08/2020
10/09/2020
Term 1
09/08/2020
11/12/2020
Mid Qtr 2
11/13/2020
12/17/2020
Term 2
11/13/2020
01/29/2021
Mid Qtr 3
02/01/2021
03/05/2021
Term 3
02/01/2021
04/12/2021
Mid Qtr 4
04/13/2021
05/13/2021
Term 4
04/13/2021
06/17/2021

Report cards will be available in Skyward 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.