The third grade uses an A, B, C, D, F grade scale. Pluses and minuses are also used.
The following is the grade scale* for grades 3-12:
59 and below F
The Norton Board of Education recommends the following homework schedule:
K - 1 10-15 minutes, or more time if necessary 2 - 3 15-30 minutes, or more time if necessary 4 30-60 minutes, or more time if necessary
If your child is taking much longer than the recommended time on an everyday basis, a conference should be scheduled to discuss strategies to use class time more effectively.