Grading Guidelines

FCPS Elementary Art/Music Grading Guidelines
What We Measure
Evidences
Percentage
Grades K-1
Percentage
Grades 2-5
Lessons/ Processes/ Participation
Demonstrated in the creation of multiple products, performances, and projects
  • Lesson Activities
  • Class participation
  • Product/Performance
70%
70%
Assessments
ACA/MCA/ Formatives and summatives
30%
30%
Effort
Determined by teacher as appropriate:
Possible score (4, 3, 2, 1)

Effort Grade: Describes the students’ level of commitment to tasks, class participation, quality and quantity of work, and timely completion of class assignments