** This is part of our Assessment Solution. You will not have this option if you are a free user.
As an admin, you can provide your school with an common grading scale to ensure that marks are aligned for all students. This article will guide you on how to do so.
Note: This is a default grading scales, but teachers will still be able to change their grading scales within Markboard. Click here for more information on how they can do this.
Select your Settings in Admin. This may be on the side menu, as shown in the screenshot below, or within your School or Institutions tab.
Select Grading Scales within your Settings options.
Click the Change Scale button.
From the window that appears, you can either apply a pre-existing grading scale or create an entirely new one. Note that you can filter this list of existing grading scales by the Chalk official set, your own custom school set.
If you chose to create a new custom grading scale, you will be able to customize the grading scale from the editing window. Simply click on a cell in the table to start editing the levels/grade range values.
You can enter up to a maximum of four characters for the levels/letter grade names. For the value ranges, please ensure that the numbers that you are inputting iare within a 0 - 100 range. Note: that these numerical values represent the Minimum Values of each grade range.
You can also insert in additional rows to create more levels/grade ranges. To do so, click the Add New Row button found below the table. To delete a row, click the trash icon next to each row.
When you are done, make sure to give the grading scale a name and click on Create & Apply New Grading Scale in the top right-hand corner.