|how does rice weight?|
Grades in Rice's classes are weighted as follows:
So, if you've used PowerSchool to calculate your category scores to be
... then your grade calculation goes like this:
If you're doing some work on analyzing your grade, you might also want to use this spreadsheet; as you follow the instructions on the sheet, your grade will be calculated automatically. This sheet is especially useful if you want to know how a score on an upcoming assignment or test will impact your overall grade.
That's it! Unless I've told you differently, remember to consider all quizzes and tests as scores out of 100, no matter how many questions were on the actual test. Also remember to put any bonus points from weekly bonus problems into your 'test' category. Finally, please remember that grades you calculate are unofficial; if you come up with something that doesn't match PowerSchool, let Rice know right away.