GRADING AND REPORT CARDS
In order for HISD students to be promoted to the next grade level, they must show that they have learned what the State of Texas requires of all public school children. HISD “Promotion Standards” generally include classroom grades and a local or state test.
Grading and Report Cards 2018–2019
Academic Subjects Conduct 90–100 = Excellent E = Excellent 80–89 = Good; above average S = Satisfactory 75–79 = Satisfactory; average P = Poor; below average 70–74 = Passing; below average U = Unsatisfactory Below 70 = Unsatisfactory; failingGrading Periods
Hartsfield Elementary observes nine-week grading periods; see the schedule below.
2018-2019 Nine-Week Grading Periods (used in elementary schools and certain secondary schools)
First Grading Period: August 27 to October 26 Second Grading Period: October 29 to December 20 Third Grading Period: January 7 to March 8 Fourth Grading Period: March 18 to May 31Report CardsElementary schools send report cards to parents four times during the year, shortly after the end of each nine-week grading period:
If a student is not progressing satisfactorily, parents receive a preliminary report at the midpoint of the grading period and at other times as necessary.Parents must sign and return the reports.
- November 2
- January 11
- March 22
- May 31