Grading Procedures

There are two semesters in Don Bosco Cristo Rey’s academic year. The final grade earned for a course is the average of semester 1 and 2. Semester grades are weighted using this formula: Q1 (40%) + Q2 (40%) + Semester Exam (20%). The following scale is used to determine letter grades and GPA:

A+ 97-100 4.3
A 93-96 4.0
A- 90-92 3.7
B+ 87-89 3.3
B 83-86 3.0
B- 80-82 2.7
C+ 77-79 2.3
C 73-76 2.0
C- 70-72 1.7
D+ 67-69 1.3
D 65-66 1.0
D- N/A  
F 64 and below 0.0
I Incomplete No credit
Withdrawn No credit

Rank and GPA

The GPA noted on the transcript is a weighted average; Honors courses will have an additional point added to the quality points available for each grade in the course; only earned grades of A, B, and C merit additional quality points. Don Bosco Cristo Rey High School does not rank its students.

Honor Roll

There are three opportunities for students to be recognized each quarter for their academic achievement.

Principal’s List

Students who earn no grade lower than an A- and a GPA of 4.0 or above

First Honors

Students who earn no grade lower than B- and a GPA of 3.5 or above

Second Honors

Student who earn no grade lower than C and a GPA of 3.0 or above


Don Bosco Cristo Rey High School uses PlusPortals, which is an online tool to help students and parents keep track of students’ academic work and progress.
PlusPortals accounts are distributed at the beginning of the school year; students and parents should check PlusPortals on a weekly basis for any updates.