Hazelwood Grading Policy

Hazelwood Grade Scale

Hazelwood School District uses a standard letter grade system to evaluate student performance. The grading scale is as follows:

GradePercentage RangeGPA Equivalent


To illustrate how final grades are calculated in the Hazelwood School District, consider the following example:

Calculating Final Grade

Assignment TypePercentage WeightStudent ScoreWeighted Score
Midterm Exam25%92%23%
Final Exam25%88%22%

Final Grade: B (85.4%)

Grading Policy

  • Late Work: Late work is accepted up to one week after the due date but may incur a penalty.
  • Make-Up Work: Students are allowed to make up work missed due to excused absences.
  • Grade Reporting: Progress reports are issued quarterly, with final grades provided at the end of each semester.
  • Middle School Specifics: Middle school grading includes core subjects weighted more heavily than electives.
  • High School Specifics: High school grading considers advanced placement (AP) and honors courses for weighted GPA calculations.


  1. How are grades weighted in Hazelwood School District?
    Grades are weighted according to assignment type, with exams typically carrying more weight than homework and quizzes.
  2. Can students redo assignments or tests?
    Yes, students can redo assignments or tests for a better grade, subject to teacher approval and guidelines.
  3. What happens if a student submits work late?
    Late work is accepted up to one week after the due date but may be subject to a penalty.
  4. How often are progress reports issued?
    Progress reports are issued quarterly, and final grades are provided at the end of each semester.
  5. Where can I find more information about Hazelwood’s grading policy?
    For more detailed information, visit the Hazelwood School District’s official website.
  6. Do AP and honors courses have a different grading scale?
    Yes, AP and honors courses are weighted differently, which can positively impact a student’s GPA.
  7. How can I calculate my final grade?
    Now that you understand Hazelwood’s grading policy, calculate your final grade with our easy-to-use grade calculator or final grade calculator!