G.P.A. Computation

A student’s grade point average (GPA) is based on student performance in all courses that have a designated level and are graded using the traditional A, B, C, etc. grading system.  The GPA will be developed according to a weighted formula. Only courses completed at Burlington High School are utilized in the GPA calculation.

LETTER
GRADE

EQUIVALENT
PERCENT

DEFINITION
A+ 97-100 Excellent
A 93-96  
A- 90-92  
B+ 87-89 Above Average
B 83-86  
B- 80-82  
C+ 77-79 Average
C 73-76  
C- 70-72  
D+ 67-69 Below Average
D 63-66 Passing
D- 60-62  
F 59 OR Below Failure

| WEIGHT USED TO DETERMINE GPA |

mark ap honors cp/cpii
2020
& Beyond
A or A+ 5.0 4.5 4.0

 A-

4.7  4.2 3.7
B+ 4.3 3.8 3.3
B 4.0 3.5 3.0
B- 3.7 3.2 2.7
C+ 3.3 2.8 2.3
C 3.0 2.5 2.0
C- 2.7 2.2 1.7
D+ 2.3 1.8 1.3
D 1.7 1.2 0.7
D- 1.7 1.2 0.7
F 0.0 0.0 0.0

HIGH HONORS - ALL A'S
HONORS - ALL A'S & B'S

COVID Remote Learning Note for class of 2022 & 2023: Per the expectation of MA Department of Education, Q4 was graded as Pass (P)/Fail(F). For the purpose of GPA calculation, a “P” required successful completion of 80% of Q4 assignments (equating to a grade of 100); “F” equates to a grade of 59. 

CLASS RANK
Class rank is not calculated. A Class GPA Profile is available for all students.