Teachers assign grades and confer academic credit for work and activities performed by students in accordance with objective and generally accepted instructional and grading standards, applicable laws and regulations, and criteria hereinafter specified. Report cards reflecting student progress are provided to the parents or legal guardians of students on a regularly scheduled basis. Students in grades K-2 receive standards-based report cards. Students in grades 3-6 receive traditional report cards. Click here to access Madison City Schools grading policy under section 7.3 Academic Standards.