Exam Exemption Policy

Students will take exams at the end of each semester.


GRADES 7-8: Semester exams count as two test grades.

GRADES 9-12: Semester exams count 20% of the semester average for these grades.  

FIRST SEMESTER EXAMS  
Exemption- a 90 (A-) average has been maintained in a semester class AND 3 or less days absent in  the  same semester class.
Exemption- ONE conduct exemption per teacher discretion, if an 80 (B-) average or higher has been  maintained in the class to be exempted. If a student has been issued a detention during the semester,  he/she will become ineligible for the conduct exemption.

SECOND SEMESTER EXAMS  
Exemption- a 90 (A-) average has been maintained in either a semester class or a yearlong class AND 3 or less days absent in the same semester class or 7 or less days absent in the same yearlong  class.  
Exemption- ONE conduct exemption per teacher discretion, if an 80 (B-) average or higher has been  maintained in the class to be exempted. If a student has been issued a detention during the semester,  he/she will become ineligible for the conduct exemption.