D211 Grading Improvement Event

The most recent July/August edition of the High School District 211 Superintendent’s Newsletter featured a column by Superintendent Daniel Cates, Introduction to Grading Improvements. This initial article was the first of three informational pieces describing improvements to the District 211 grading practices.

Included with this message is a side-by-side chart summarizing the new semester grading system that will be implemented this fall compared to the previous nine-week quarter grading system.

An additional informational communication about the grading improvements will provided prior to the first day of school.

Parent education sessions regarding the grading improvements also will be held on:

  • Wednesday, August 16: 7:00-8:00 p.m. in the Palatine High School Media Center (1111 N. Rohlwing Road in Palatine)
  • Thursday, August 24: 7:00-8:00 p.m. in the Conant High School Media Center (700 E. Cougar Trail in Hoffman Estates)