Detroit districts abandon single letter grades on elementary report cards

10/15/2004 | Detroit News, The

Some districts in the Detroit area are replacing the simple A, B, C grading system on elementary school report cards with more detailed marks for academic skills and behavior. While school officials believe the new system will give families more information, some parents say they'll miss the clarity of the one-letter-grade-per-subject method.

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