High Bridge Middle School
50 Thomas Street
High Bridge, NJ 08829
Phone: 908-638-4101
Fax: 908-638-4211
 
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Students will get all information, assignments, videos, etc on Google Classroomsmiley Stay well!

2021-2022 Grading System

8th grade Algebra

Due to Algebra being an accelerated high school course, the expectations are higher.

Students have received:

5 points for the completion of assignments

2.5 points for completing half the assignment

0 points for not completing the assignment at all. 

 

 

8th grade Math

Students have received:

5 points for the completion of assignments

2.5 points for completing half the assignment

0 points for not completing the assignment at all

 

 

Welcome to the 2021-2022 School Year!

 

Mrs. Melissa Betz's Webpage   

   

8th grade: 
Algebra

Math

Contact information:
(908) 638-4101 ext. 4143

betzm@hbschools.org

GRADING POLICY AND HOMEWORK GUIDELINES:

Math Grades are:

  • Based on a “Total Points Grading System”

Points:

  • Homework assignments-20% of grade
  • Tests, quizzes, and projects vary

Homework:

  • Students are expected to show ALL WORK on homework, assessments, and performance tasks.  “NO WORK, NO CREDIT”
  • Students will have homework most nights
  • Homework must be done in pencil
  • Generally, HW should not exceed 25 minutes/night as per the HBMS Homework Guidelines
  • Daily and running Homework for the month is posted on Mrs. Betz’s teacher webpage in the “HOMEWORK” folder. (left side of my page)

Missing or Incomplete Homework Assignments:

  • Will be circled and initialed by a teacher in the student’s assignment book
  • Will be recorded as a zero in the Genesis grading system

May be turned in the following day for half credit, but the student must show the completed homework to the teacher

Assessments:

Your child’s grade will be based on the following:

  • Quizzes
  • Test

*Test Corrections are due the following day for additional credit

  • Performance based tasks
  • Projects
  • Homework

CLASSROOM RULES:

  • A student will not stop another student from learning
  • A student will not stop the teacher from teaching

 

 

Genesis - Grading Sysytem

Assignment/Assessment

Time (School Days)

to Grade and Post

Homework 1-2
Quiz 2-3
Test 3-5
Project 8-9
Short-Constructed Response 2-4 
Extended-Constructed Response 4-5

*Parents/Legal Guardians... please contact me via email (betzm@hbschools.org) or 

phone (908) 638-4101 (ext. 4143) with questions or concerns

HOMEWORK: Homework is updated on my webpage.  Also, each student will have Homework Buddies.  Please encourage them to call their Homework Buddy when needing help. 

Also, students may email their typed school work to betzm@hbschools.org.  .