Skyward Gradebook Help

Welcome back Putnam Teachers!


It is time to set up your score method. If you teach grades 2-12 please open a gradebook and click on Categories.


Next click on change score method. Unless you are using total points to calculate  grades select the third option. Base grades on percents assigned to categories by grade period. Please do not use the second option.


Currently the following categories weights are recommended for grades 3-6 in Reading. 

Literary Text Comprehension - 25%

Informational Text Comprehension - 25%

Language Arts - 20%

Writing - 20%

Speaking and Listening - 10%


Please check with your site's Reading Coach or administration for more information.



Can't find the answer to your gradebook questions here?

Please contact your school administrator and/or designee for additional assistance.



Index of Help Files




Understanding Grade Calculation


Family Access Manual


Grade Change Request


Grade Mark Override


Grade Transfer




Checklist for Reports Cards


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