SB 441 - AS AMENDED BY THE HOUSE
SENATE BILL 441
SPONSORS: Sen. Watters, Dist 4; Sen. Kahn, Dist 10; Sen. Reagan, Dist 17; Rep. Ladd, Graf. 4; Rep. Grenier, Sull. 7
This bill provides that the state board of education shall require school districts to adopt a grading policy.
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2May2018... 1557h 18-2803
STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE
In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eighteen
Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:
XXXVIII. Grades. Require each school district to adopt a grading policy providing for the assignment of student grades for class subjects or courses of study. Such policy:
(a) Shall require the teacher to assign a grade that reflects the student's mastery of the subject or course content.
(b) May allow a student a reasonable opportunity to retake or redo a final assessment or assignment for which the student received a failing grade in a subject or course.
(c) Shall require that an assignment, assessment, subject, or course grade issued by a teacher is final and may not be changed unless the grade is found to be erroneous, arbitrary, or inconsistent with the district approved grading policy, and after the principal or teacher's immediate supervisor consults with the teacher.
|Jan. 3, 2018||To Be Introduced 01/03/2018 and Referred to Education; SJ 1|
|Feb. 6, 2018||Hearing: 02/06/2018, Room 103, LOB, 09:45 am; SC 2|
|Feb. 15, 2018||Committee Report: Ought to Pass, 02/15/2018; Vote 5-0; CC SC 7|
|Feb. 15, 2018||Ought to Pass: MA, VV; OT3rdg; 02/15/2018; SJ 4|
|March 7, 2018||Introduced 03/07/2018 and referred to Education HJ 7 P. 51|
|March 20, 2018||Public Hearing: 03/20/2018 09:30 AM LOB 207|
|April 17, 2018||Executive Session: 04/17/2018 09:30 AM LOB 207|
|Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-1557h (NT) (Vote 15-5; RC)|
|May 2, 2018||Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-1557h (NT) for 05/02/2018 (Vote 15-5; RC) HC 17 P. 14|
|May 2, 2018||Amendment # 2018-1557h: AA VV 05/02/2018|
|May 2, 2018||Ought to Pass with Amendment 1557h: MA VV 05/02/2018|
|May 10, 2018||Sen. Reagan Moved Nonconcur with the House Amendment, MA, VV; 05/10/2018; SJ 17|
|May 10, 2018||Sen. Bradley Moved to Reconsider the following action taken by this Body: Reconsider Third Reading and Final Passage, Rescind Order to Third Reading, and Reconsider the Vote on Ought to Pass with Amendment, MA, VV; 05/10/2018; SJ 17|
|Feb. 6, 2018||Senate||Hearing|
|Feb. 15, 2018||Senate||Floor Vote|
|March 20, 2018||House||Hearing|
|April 17, 2018||House||Exec Session|
|May 2, 2018||House||Floor Vote|