Manteca Unified Grading Policy

Manteca Unified Grade Scale

Manteca Unified utilizes a standards-based grading system where students receive letter grades reflecting their mastery of subject material. The grading scale is as follows:

GradePercentage Range
FBelow 60%

Grades are assigned based on student performance in various assessments and assignments within each subject.


To calculate the final grade, consider the following example:

Midterm Exam78%30%
Final Project92%25%
Final Exam88%25%

Final Grade Calculation:

  • Homework: 85% * 20% = 17%
  • Midterm Exam: 78% * 30% = 23.4%
  • Final Project: 92% * 25% = 23%
  • Final Exam: 88% * 25% = 22%

Final Grade: 17% + 23.4% + 23% + 22% = 85.4% (B)

Grading Policy

  • Students receive letter grades based on their mastery of subjects.
  • No extra credit or bonus points are given per subject or course.
  • Grades are assigned based on a combination of homework, exams, projects, and participation.


1. What is the grading scale used by Manteca Unified?
Manteca Unified uses a standards-based grading scale where A is 90-100%, B is 80-89%, C is 70-79%, D is 60-69%, and F is below 60%.

2. How are final grades calculated?
Final grades are calculated by combining scores from various assessments and assignments, weighted according to their importance in the course.

3. Are there any opportunities for extra credit?
No, Manteca Unified does not offer extra credit or bonus points for any subject or course.

4. How often are report cards issued?
Report cards are issued at the end of each grading period, typically every quarter.

5. What should I do if I have concerns about my child’s grades?
If you have concerns about your child’s grades, you should contact their teacher to discuss their performance and any possible interventions.

6. Are grades standardized across the district?
Yes, the grading scale and policies are standardized across all schools within Manteca Unified.

7. Where can I find more information about the grading policy?
For more information, visit the Manteca Unified grading policy page.

Now that you understand Manteca Unified’s grading policy, calculate your final grade with our easy-to-use grade calculator or final grade calculator!