Counselors at Pittsford Central Schools are
reviewing our grading and ranking systems.
We have compiled a brief
survey that will take approximately 10 minutes to complete. We invite you
to participate in our anonymous survey; your input, thoughts and current systems are
valuable to our information gathering.
us an email to let us know you've taken the survey.
We will be posting the results on our web site and
we'll notify you through email of the final results.
There are four surveys to choose from, please click
on the one that best defines your current grading and ranking
Survey 1 Unranked Students, Unweighted Grades
Survey 2 Ranked Students, Weighted Grades
Survey 3 Ranked Students, Unweighted Grades
Survey 4 Unranked Students, Weighted Grades
In Pittsford, we do not weight grades and we rank our students according to
deciles (Sutherland provides specific rank for the colleges). Some district stakeholders
have raised concerns about this policy.
We hope this survey will provide relevant data for our decision-making process.
We our conducting a parallel survey
of college admissions officers.
For the purpose of the survey we define the terms as
Ranking to hold a numerical position in
relation to the rest of the class
Weighted Grade adjusting a final average in
respect to the level of the course taken
Special thanks to Rob Frank (SHS '99) for his assistance with
archived project by Peter
1999-2007, Peter Pappas
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