United ISD Grading Policy

United ISD Grade Scale

United ISD employs a clear and precise grading scale to evaluate student performance. The grading scale is as follows:

GradePercentage RangeDescription
D60-69%Needs Improvement
FBelow 60%Failing


To calculate the final grade, consider a student with the following grades in different assessments:

AssessmentWeightGrade (%)Weighted Score
Midterm Exam30%7823.4
Final Exam30%8826.4

The final grade is calculated as:
85.2% (B)

Grading Policy

Middle School:

  • Teachers use a combination of formative and summative assessments.
  • Emphasis on continuous feedback and improvement.

High School:

  • Grade points are assigned based on the above grading scale.
  • Advanced Placement (AP) and Honors courses may have weighted grades.


  1. How are grades weighted in United ISD?
    Grades are weighted based on the type of assessment. Major exams and projects typically have higher weight compared to homework and quizzes.
  2. What is the grading scale for middle and high schools?
    Both middle and high schools follow the same grading scale: A (90-100%), B (80-89%), C (70-79%), D (60-69%), F (below 60%).
  3. Can students retake assessments to improve their grades?
    Yes, students may be allowed to retake certain assessments, based on teacher discretion and district policy.
  4. How are AP and Honors courses graded?
    AP and Honors courses may have weighted grades, providing additional GPA points for higher difficulty levels.
  5. Where can I find more information about United ISD’s grading policy?
    For more detailed information, visit the United ISD website.

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