The upper range papers satisfy all the following criteria:
This score should be used for papers which fulfill the basic requirements for the 6 grade (meeting all criteria) but are thinner.
Middle range papers omit or are deficient in one of the criteria:
This grade should be used for papers which fulfill the requirements for a 4 but are weaker.
|2Lower range papers are deficient in two or more of the criteria.|
This grade should be reserved for on-topic responses which have almost no redeeming qualities.
Response papers will be evaluated on the quality of writing that we have come to associate with the appropriate school level.