Dropping Lowest Grades per Category

To drop the lowest grade from a category, follow these easy steps:

  1. Open the "Edit Categories" pop-up window in the "Grades" tab:

2. Click on the empty box next to "Drop Lowest Grades". A check mark should appear:

3. Next to the categories you would like to have the lowest grade dropped, enter the number of lowest grades you would like removed from the gradebook. For example, if you would like the four lowest grades dropped from the Homework category, enter the number 4.

4. Click the blue "Save" button!

Quick Tip: Take a look at this article regarding weighted vs. unweighted grades and their implication on dropping grades.

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