How Grades are Calculated

Grade Point Average (GPA) Overview
Grade Point Average (GPA) is a widely used method for measuring academic achievement. It is based on the assumption that individual classes are worth a vary...
Fri, Mar 15, 2019 at 10:36 AM
How does Gradelink calculate GPA?
Scenario: 1. How does Gradelink calculate GPA? 2. We believe that Gradelink is not calculating our GPA correctly. Solution: In Gradelink, GPA is calc...
Thu, Feb 14, 2019 at 1:21 PM
GPA Troubleshooting
Scenario: 1. A parent or student has shown us that they are receiving an incorrect GPA. How do we fix it? 2. How do we 'fix' a GPA? How do we te...
Fri, Mar 15, 2019 at 4:30 PM
Which Classes affect GPA?
Gradelink includes several built-in class types, including "Standard", "School Attendance", and "Sports". However, not every c...
Mon, Mar 18, 2019 at 11:31 AM
What is the difference between a Weighted GPA and an Unweighted GPA?
Possible Scenario(s):  1. What's the advantage of having a weighted and unweighted GPA scale? 2. How can I find out more information about weighted a...
Thu, Feb 14, 2019 at 12:39 PM
How are GPA and Percent Score calculated for the GPA & Scores Report?
On the GPA & Scores Report, it is possible for the same student to have different grade point averages (GPAs) and percent scores for the same academic t...
Fri, Feb 15, 2019 at 3:57 PM
How is Double Rounding calculated on Report Cards?
Double Rounding is an optional setting that influences how grades for Parent Terms are calculated on the Report Card. Generally speaking, grades for Pa...
Thu, Feb 14, 2019 at 3:53 PM
How is the Semester GPA on Report Cards calculated?
In Gradelink, the GPA for Parent Terms is calculated by averaging together the class grades from each term and then converting those averages into GPA value...
Fri, Feb 15, 2019 at 4:43 PM
How is Projected Term Grade calculated?
Possible Scenario: 1. How is the Projected Term Grade calculated? 2. Do Exam Term grades affect the Projected Term Grade? Solution: The Projected Ter...
Thu, Feb 21, 2019 at 2:41 PM
Does Gradelink round grades?
Possible Scenario: How does Gradelink round grades? Why aren't my grades rounding? Solution: Gradelink calculates grades based on the grade scal...
Tue, Mar 19, 2019 at 9:39 AM