Homework is due at the beginning of the class; failure to turn it in will result in a grade of zero. Students with excused absences will be allowed to turn in paperwork according with the Student/Parent Handbook. It is your responsibility to keep notes about homework and due dates.
Student Homework Responsibilities:
a. Understanding the homework assignment(s) before leaving the classroom and taking home all necessary materials to complete assignment(s)
b. Having a regular time to study that is compatible with family and/or after-school activities.
c. Completing homework and turning it in ON TIME.
d. Planning and budgeting time for long-term projects.
e. Completing all work missed because of absences or school activities.
Late Work Students are encouraged to complete all assignments by their assigned due date to earn full credit. Late work will be deducted 25% from the grade earned for late assignments.
Students have 5 school days to turn in late work, but the student shall not exceed the end of the 9 week grading period.
Re-testing shall not exceed the end of the 9 week grading period. Re-testing may include but is not limited to oral examination, additional practice activities, an essay or paper, a report or presentation, test corrections, revision of a paper or project, formal test or quizzes.
Students will be allowed to re-test only within 5 days of the original test or assignment. Retest will be conducted after the student attends a tutoring session and with previous arrangements with the teacher.
The grade on the re-test will be recorded as no higher than a 70 IF mastery is demonstrated.