Math

Math Grading Policy

Tests - 50%

Unit tests

Periodic Assessments

Midterm

Quizzes/Projects: 20%

Homework - 10%

Class Work/Journal Entries/Group Work - 10%

Performance Task - 10%

Standards + IXL

IXL's math skills are aligned to the Standards, providing comprehensive coverage of math concepts and applications.

New York State Assessments

In 2020, the math exams administration dates are April 22-23, with make-up exams on April 24, 27, and 28.


The charts below illustrate the different clusters and standards recommended for instructional emphasis. Standards that are recommended for greater emphasis are indicated with a check mark while those that are recommended for instruction after the administration of the Common Core Mathematics Test are indicated by the word “Post.”

6th Grade:

Major Clusters

  • Ratios & Proportional Relationships
  • The Number System v
  • Expressions and Equations

Supporting Clusters

  • Geometry

Additional Clusters

  • The Number System 6.NS.2,3,4

Post Test Material:

  • Statistics and Probability

7th Grade

Major Clusters

  • Ratios & Proportional Relationships
  • The Number System
  • Expressions and Equations

Supporting Clusters

  • Statistics and Probability

Additional Clusters

  • Geometry: Scale Factor/Circles
  • Statistics and Probability

Post Test Material:

  • Geometry: 7.G.2,3,5,6

8th Grade

Major Clusters

  • Expressions and Equations
  • Functions
  • Geometry

Supporting Clusters

  • Statistics and Probability

Additional Clusters

  • Geometry: Cones, Cylinders, Spheres

Post Test Material:

  • The Number System (Irrational Numbers)
  • Geometry: Pythagorean Theorem