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Phillip O. Berry
Academy of Technology
1430 Alleghany Street
Charlotte, NC 28208
Courier #: 496
P: 980-343-5992  |  F: 980-343-5994 
LC: Northwest
Bell Schedule: 7:15 AM - 2:15 PM
Grades: 9-12
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Grading Policy April 2019


Phillip O. Berry Academy of Technology

School Leadership Team Proposed Grading Policy Addendums

April 1, 2019


Formal Assignments Only

  • Late Penalty:  -11 points each week late after the due date in PowerSchool (assessments and major projects in the 70% category only)
  • Will be accepted until May 31 (4th quarter)



Informal Assignments

  • If a student is absent from class, up to 5 calendar days will be provided to submit the assignment without a penalty
  • Late Penalty: -11 to 21 points up to 5 calendar days only after the due date in PowerSchool (70% category only)
  • Informal assignments will not be accepted after day 5 days for a grade in PowerSchool



  • Students will receive a zero if they refuse to submit an assignment when present in class or school for the day (teacher permission to not attend a class is required)
  • Informal assignments submitted 5-days after the due date in PowerSchool


Grading Timeline

  • Teachers will have 1 week to grade and enter in PowerSchool projects and writing tasks (essays)
  • Teachers will have 72 hours to grade and enter online multiple-choice assessments

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