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Grading Scale

Grading Scale

PERCENTAGE GRADE VALUE REGULAR WEIGHT HONORS/AP WEIGHT
100 – 93 A 4.00 5.00
92 – 90 A- 3.67 4.67
89 – 87 B+ 3.33 4.33
86 – 83 B 3.00 4.00
82 – 80 B- 2.67 3.67
79 – 77 C+ 2.33 3.33
76 – 73 C 2.00 3.00
72 – 70 C- 1.67 2.67
69 – 67 D+ 1.33 2.33
66 – 63 D 1.00 2.00
62 – 60 D- 0.67 1.67
59 – 0 F .00 .00

 

The semester grade is computed by averaging two quarters and the exam grade giving each quarter 40% and the exam 20%.

Definition of Grades
A= Excellent
B= Above Average
C= Average
D= Below Average but passing
F= Failure

I=Incomplete
P=Passing
M=Medical
WP= Withdraw/Passing
WF= Withdraw/Failing

Graduate Honors

Below is the policy at Bishop Foley Catholic High School for receiving honors at Graduation and at the Honors Award Banquet.

Laude Awards 
These honors are given to the students with the highest cumulative grade point averages through the 1st semester of the senior year. The criteria are as follows:
Summa Cum Laude (GPA 3.9 and above) Gold Cord
Magna Cum Laude (GPA 3.89 to 3.70 Silver Cord
Cum Laude (GPA 3.69 to 3.5) White Cord