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Out With the Old and in With the New

Out With the Old and in With the New
GPAs to be calculated using completely new system
February 27, 2018

What is GPA? Merriam-Webster defines it as the average obtained by dividing the total number of grade points earned by the total number of credits attempted. To some high school students, maintaining a...

New Rules to Race

New Rules to Race
School district changes system to determine class rank
September 28, 2015

To avoid the GPA race, a redesign of the configuration of GPA will affect students graduating in 2018 and after. “Students in the past have what we call ‘played the GPA game’,” college and career...

Class Rank Competition Misguided

Class Rank Competition Misguided
September 19, 2014

Constant competition regarding class rank bubbles just underneath the seemingly calm exterior of practiced composure and crafted discipline. But there are more important things than class rank. The...

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