Grading Setup

Human Anatomy & Physiology
Marking Period Grading Distributions: (subject to change with prior notification)

45% Tests, quizzes, & assessments 
30% Labs
10% Class work/Homework
10% Marking period project
5% Class Participation


Honors Biology
Marking Period Grading Distributions: (subject to change with prior notification)

5% Homework
10% Current Events, Research, Projects
25% Performance Assessments (Labs and Classwork)
10% Formative Assessments (DO NOW Daily Quizzes)
50% Summative Assessments (UNIT TESTS)

Research in Molecular Biology & Bioinformatics
Marking Period Grading Distributions: (subject to change with prior notification)

30% Tests & practical assessments
20% Quizzes
20% HW/Wksts/Reading/Current Events/Etc
20% Projects
10% Lab Notebooks

Dynamics of Healthcare in Society
Marking Period Grading Distributions: (subject to change with prior notification)

Each assignment will be assigned a point value.  Your grade for the marking period will be calculated by dividing points earned by the total number of possible points.

The minimum level of satisfactory performance in this course is a ‘C’ or better. To receive a ‘C’ or better, students must first complete ALL course requirements specified above, including meeting the minimum attendance expectation. 

Upon successful completion of the course students will be eligible to take the Health Science Careers standardized exam to determine college credit.

High school students must attain a C (73) or better on the Dynamics of Health Care in Society course standardized exam to earn college credits.  For Dynamics of Health Care in Society, the Rutgers grade listed on transcript will be comprised of 100% of the Rutgers, SHRP standardized exam grade.



Yearly Grading Distributions: (subject to change with prior notification)
Marking period 1: 22% of total grade
Marking period 2: 22% of total grade
Midterm Exam: N/A
Marking period 3: 22% of total grade
Marking period 4: 22% of total grade
Final Exam:          12% of total grade