Grading Policy

  • Students grades will be determined by performance-based tests, attendance/reflections to required performances, pass-offs, and other miscellaneous assignments.  This class will follow the grading scale provided by Destrehan High School and will be weighted 60% Summative and 40% formative.  Work or performance grades that are 2 days late will not be accepted.

    Minimum assignments will be the following:

     

    Formative:

    Practice Reflections- 4 Per Quarter, Can be found on the Google Classroom via Google Forms. 

    Music Theory Quizes- 4 Per Quarter, Can be found on the Google Classroom via Google Quiz. 

    Rhythm Charts Pass Off- 1 per week. Can be done throughout the week. Due by Fridays.

     

    Summative:

    Performance Reflections- Students will assess their personal performance, effort, and plan of growth after a performance. 

    Music Literacy/Competency and Repertoire Pass Offs- 3 per Quarter: Students will be assessed on their growth on certain music reading skills and various pieces that we will be performing.