Springfield Grading Policy

Springfield Grade Scale

Springfield’s grading scale is as follows:

GradePercentage Range
FBelow 60%


Here’s an example of how to calculate a final grade:

Assume the following weights:

  • Homework: 30%
  • Midterm: 30%
  • Final Exam: 40%
ComponentWeightGradeWeighted Grade
Final Exam40%80%32%

Final Grade: 84.5% (B)

Grading Policy

  • Pass/Fail Option: Students may opt for pass/fail grading in certain courses.
  • Incomplete Grades: Incomplete grades must be resolved within a specific time frame, usually one semester.
  • Grade Appeals: Students can appeal grades if they believe there has been an error or unfair assessment.
  • Middle School: Uses a similar percentage scale with slight variations for specific programs.
  • High School: Adheres to the standard grading scale provided above.


1. How are final grades calculated in Springfield?
Final grades are calculated based on weighted averages of different components like homework, midterms, and final exams. The specific weights vary by course.

2. Can I choose a pass/fail option for my course?
Yes, certain courses offer a pass/fail grading option. Please check with your course instructor or the academic advisor for eligibility.

3. What happens if I get an incomplete grade?
Incomplete grades must be resolved by completing the required coursework within one semester. Failure to do so may result in the incomplete converting to an “F.”

4. How can I appeal a grade?
To appeal a grade, you must submit a formal request to the academic office, providing evidence and reasons for the appeal.

5. Are there any differences in grading policies for middle and high school?
Yes, while the grading scale is similar, middle schools may have slight variations for specific programs.

6. Where can I find more detailed information about Springfield’s grading policies?
For more detailed information, visit the official Springfield grading policy webpage.

Now that you understand Springfield’s grading policy, calculate your final grade with our easy-to-use Grade Calculator or Final Grade Calculator!