Grading Scale for Grades 9-12

The Dinwiddie County School Board approved the following “10-Point Grading Scale”, academic indicators and retention policies for the division and academic indicators for grades 9-12 effective the 2014-2015 school year.

If you have questions, please contact this office at 469-4190 or the guidance office at your child’s school.

High School Grading Scale

Letter and Numerical Value Standard Advanced Advanced Placement / Dual Enrollment
Excellent
A+ 98-100 4.25 5.00 5.50
A 93-97 4.00 4.75 5.25
A- 90-92 3.75 4.50 5.00
 Very Good
 B+  87-89  3.25  4.00 4.50
 B  83-86  3.00 3.75  4.25
 B-  80-82  2.75  3.50  4.00
 Satisfactory
 C+  77-79  2.25 3.00 3.50
 C  73-76  2.00  2.75  3.25
 C-  70-72  1.75  2.50  3.00
 Needs Improvement
 D+  67-69  1.25  2.00  2.50
 D  63-66  1.00  1.75  2.25
 D-  60-62  0.75  1.50  2.00
 Unsatisfactory/Failing
 F  59-Below  0 0  0

Principal’s Scholar: Students obtaining an overall weighted nine-weeks grade point average of 3.875 and higher. Students cannot have a letter grade lower than a B letter grade (students receiving a B- or below will be excluded).

Honor Roll: Students obtaining an overall weighted nine-weeks grade point average between a 2.875 and higher. Students cannot have a letter grade lower than a C letter grade (students receiving a C- or below will be excluded).

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