Elementary School Vs. School Essays

1018 Words Nov 11th, 2015 5 Pages
Grades in Schools
Students, parents, and teachers all have different points of view when it come to grades in schools in Lake Forest and in other districts out of state. This day in history many teachers feel grades in school are hurting students ability to grow and learn and the only reason they are trying is to get straight A’s and not learning, what they’re being tought. While, other feel like grades help a student strive and grow, craving for the A’s. Student’s on the other hand some students have very strong beliefs about teachers giving out grades in all of their classes.
Working Harder Students and Parents feel about the same when it comes to grades in schools. Caroline Zeeman, a student from Deer Path Middle School speaks out and says “I think that grades help push you to do better in your classes, but can also be frustration and hard to keep up.” A recent survey shows, 76.06% of 8th-grade students at Deer Path Middle School, feel grades in school are important. Some students say grades help them improve and growth and strive to be superior in school. Some students said that the compete against each other with their grades, and their placement in their common core classes and world language classes. Other students say that they still want grades but they want the grading system to be a little different. Such as, Elementary school grading, beginning/developing/secure.
¨I 'd like a BDS scale like we had in elementary school that measures our strengths and…

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