PRIMARY & HIGH SCHOOL DEPARTMENT

 

PRIMARY DEPARTMENT

Different subjects are graded from 0%-100% for 3 terms in a school year. The averaging system is followed.

Grading Criteria      

           Term Exam                          40%

           Quizzes                                 25%

           Seatwork                             15%

           Behavior                               10%

           Homework/Project              5%

           Class Participation             5%   

                                        

           Physical Education

Sportsmanship                      15%

Knowledge/Skills                   15%

Application                             15%

Attendance                             15%

Behavior                                 15%

Exam                                       25%

100%

PASSING GRADE IS 50% AND ABOVE

Character traits are graded by the class adviser based on the integrated values education which include in the daily class schedule.  Grades are represented by a letter symbol.

 

Interpretation of Marks

A*      90-100%   –          Excellent

A          80-89%     –          Very Satisfactory

B          70-79%     –          Good

C         60-69%      –         Satisfactory

D         50-59%      –           Needs Improvement

E          0-49%        –            Poor

HIGH SCHOOL DEPARTMENT

English/Geography/History              Computer Studies

Business Studies/Portuguese   

                                                                                

Long Tests/Term Exam.           40%      Long Tests/Term Exam.              40%

Quizzes                                         25%     Quizzes                                             25%

Homework/Project                    5%       Lab/Application/SW                     10%

SW                                               15%      Behavior                                           10%

Class Participation                     5%      Homework/Project                         5%

Behavior                                       10%     Class Participation                         10%

 

Physical Education                                                                             

Sportsmanship 15%

Knowledge/Skills 15%

Application 15%

Attendance 15%

Behavior 15%

Exam 25%

100%

Interpretation of Grades

GRADE IGCSE MARKS

A* – 90-100%

A  –  80-89%

B –  70-79%

C –  60-69%

D –  50-59%

E –  40-49%

F –  30-39%

G –  20-29%

Honors and Awards for High School

To motivate pupils/students to strive for excellence, honors and awards are given to deserving pupils/students before the end of each term.

Promotion Rules

To maintain academic standards, the following rules have to be met by pupils.

Promotion:

A pupil/student who obtains a general average of 50% and above is promoted to the next grade level.

Retention:

A pupil/student who fails in any three academic subjects regardless of the general average in all subjects will be considered to have failed in her/his grade level and might therefore be recommended to repeat the same grade/year level. Proper deliberation between the teachers and administration will take place before a final decision is taken. The parents will be informed after the deliberations.

Dismissal:

A pupil/student who still fails in the three academic subjects consistently will be refused admission the following year. A pupil/student who is subjected to major disciplinary action will be dismissed from school. (See Guidelines on Disciplinary Cases)

Honors and Awards 

To motivate pupils/students to strive for excellence, honors and awards are given to deserving pupils/students before the end of each term.

ACADEMIC AWARDS

First Term:

A pupil/student who gets an average of at least 85% and above in academics and has no grade lower than 80% in any subject will qualify for the White Certificate Award.

A pupil/student who gets an average of at least 83% in academics and has no grade lower than 80% in any subject will qualify for the Blue Certificate Award.

Second Term:

A pupil/student who gets an average of at least  88% and above in academics and has no grade lower than 85% in any subject will qualify for the White Certificate Award.

A pupil/student who gets an average of at least 85% in academics and has no grade lower than 83% in any subject will qualify for the Blue Certificate Award.

Third Term:

A pupil/student who obtains an average of 90% and above in        academics and has no grade lower than 88% in any subject will qualify for the Academic Excellence Certificate.

The top 3 honor students should obtain a general average of 85% and above and a yearly average / final grade of 80% and above in any subject.

Academic Subjects 90%

Co-curricular Subjects 10%