Algebra 1 email@example.com
Mrs. Gilhome 940-369-3166
Grading Policy and Class Information
District Pre AP Algebra 1 grading policy is: Daily Work 20%
Daily Work Grades – Assessments 50%
STARR work Tardy Policy:
Notebook checks, Etc. (starts over each six weeks)
Quiz Grades – 1st tardy – Warning & Verbal
Pop Quizzes Conference
Planned Quizzes 2nd tardy –Warning & parent
Activities, Etc. contact
Assessment Grades – 3rd tardy – Thurs. night detention &
Tests Admin. Conference with Parent
Projects, Etc. 4th & above – Office referral
Quiz retakes will be done in tutorials. You have one week from the date
returned to take care of these. The highest grade possible on corrections or
retakes is an 80.
Tests must be finished in the time allotted to create a fair grading criterion for all
You will have the opportunity to retake SOME tests. The highest possible grade
on a test retake is an 80. You have one week to take care of test retakes and
they must be done in tutorials. Time limits will be the same on retakes & make-
up tests as on the original test.
Make-up work is posted on the assignments board & on my webpage. You have
one class day plus one for every day you are absent to get make-up work turned
in. If it is turned in after that, it is subject to late work rules.
Tutorials are every morning (M-F) from 8:30 – 8:50 am. After school tutorials
and any other times are by appointment only.
Supplies needed for Pre AP Algebra 1:
A 3-ring binder (2”)
5 pack of Dividers (with pockets if possible)
Pencils (with erasers)
Calculator (inexpensive scientific calculator)
(A graphing calculator will be provided for you in the classroom.
If you plan on buying a graphing calculator, I highly suggest the TI-84+)
4 pack of AAA Batteries – for classroom set of graphing calculators.
1 Box Tissue &/or 1 roll of paper towels.
Organization for Notebook
Dividers for the following sections:
2. Notes & Vocabulary
3. Graded Work
Blank Paper at the back of Notebook
Student Name (print) ____________________________________
I have read the grading policy/class information & class procedures for Mrs. Gilhome
(Algebra 1) and understand this information.
Parent phone number____________________________________