It’s Complicated: Grade Bumps 101 (and How They Affect Student GPAs at SWWHS)

Posted on: January 10th, 2016 by Anastasia Miller

It’s easy to get confused about grade bumps, transcripts, and grade point average (GPA) calculation at School Without Walls High School because the process for the two groups of SWWHS students—traditional and GWECP—is different in the junior and senior years. The LSAT and the HSA have been working to clarify the process. We’ve added a full description of the grade bump process to the Academics section of the website. You can also read a letter about the issue from the LSAT, which has explored the grade bump issue extensively this year.