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Middle School

Rules & Policies



  • Grading policy, 

    • 50% tests/major projects

    •  30% quizzes/minor projects or in-class assignments 

    •  20% classwork/homework/ other

  • Students will receive a zero for late work and no late assignments will be accepted.

  • Papers without names will be posted on the board and remain for one week or until claimed, whichever comes first.  After 1 week,  they will be thrown out and student grade will remain a zero.

  • If a student is absent,  they should see all teachers for their make up work.  Extensions will be applied as per school policy. 

  • Ways to earn “Boro Bucks” - ON HOLD FOR NOW DURING COVID

    • Students of the month receive 3 Boro Bucks. 

    • A’s on a test receive 2 Boro Bucks & B’s on tests receive 1 Boro Buck

    • A’s on quizzes receive a Boro Buck. 

  • Students that make honor roll will receive a homework pass to be used in any class.

  • Locker visits- before school/homeroom, before and after lunch, at the end of the day.  Any exceptions to this must be approved by a teacher.  ON HOLD FOR NOW DURING COVID

  • Students will not be permitted to return to a classroom to retrieve forgotten items and belongings (sweaters, chromebooks, notebooks,assignments,  etc) once classes are in session. 

  • Adjustment grace period- September 30th - no late work accepted, no returning to lockers or other classrooms.  

  • IXL Extra Credit - teachers will assign IXL modules/units that qualify to current or future lessons, as teachers see fit.  

    •  Students can earn extra credit points for test for a maximum of 5pts.  on a test.

    •  Students  can earn 1 point for each standard they master associated with the  unit assigned.

    •  Students are responsible to keep track of their mastered standards on index cards located in each classroom.

    • If there are “unused” points, they can be rolled over and used in the future.

Teachers reserve the right to amend or adjust these policies as needed. All students have received and acknowledged a copy of this policy.  Policy is also posted in google classroom and our classroom bulletin board.