Team May Forfeit Due to Grades

CORINTH, Texas — The season couldn’t be off to a better start for eighth graders at Crownover Middle School. They’re 3-0 already. Seventh grade players though on the same Corinth campus might have to start forfeiting games. If those athletes are not passing the subject, they would follow guidelines and sit out. Late last week, … Continue reading »

New K-12 Grading Policies

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Schools across the state are seeing grading policy changes, eliminating behavior and extra credit from final grades. In 2011, the Oregon House of Representatives passed House Bill 2220, a bill stating that by this school year, districts state-wide would need to change their grading policies to be more proficiency-based. Proficiency-based grading does … Continue reading »