AP Chemistry Grading Outline 2017-2018

Academic Grade:

The academic grading in AP Chemistry also reflects college level expectations.  Homework will be collected and graded on a daily basis. Demonstration of proficiency of conceptual and mathematical knowledge is expected on unit exams, advanced level laboratory experiments and semester final exams.

Laboratory work                                                                20%

In Class Tests and Quizzes                                                 55%

Homework & THT’s                                                        10%

Midterm and Final Exam (College Board AP type of Exam)        15%

Letter Grades:

A        93.0% -100%                A-        89.5% - 92.9%        

B+        86.0% - 89.4%        B        83.0% - 85.9%                B-        79.5% - 82.9%

C+        76.0% - 79.4%        C        73.0% - 75.9%                C-        69.5% - 72.9%

D+        66.0% - 69.4%        D        63.0% - 65.9%                D-        59.5% - 62.9%

F         59.4% and below