• Successful completion of the Rutland Senior Endeavor is a requirement for graduation from
Rutland High School.
  • Students will also earn one credit for successful completion of the Senior Endeavor.
  • To be "successful" a project should demonstrate effort, learning, and mastery of skills.

The entire project will be worth 200 points in the grade book. 
These points are earned at two points throughout the project. 

Semester 1 Grading and Expectations -
First Due Date: S1 (End of first semester)
Senior Endeavor Summer Obligations
(May-August)
 25 points
 
Senior Endeavor Obligations  25 points
Senior Endeavor Online Portfolio  25 points
Senior Endeavor Product  25 points
Total  100 points

Senior Endeavor Obligations Grading Criteria:
Senior Endeavor Summer Obligations Grading Criteria
Senior Endeavor Implementation Obligations
Senior Endeavor Online Portfolio Grading Criteria

Senior Endeavor Product Grading Criteria


Senior Project Self Evaluation

Semester 2 Grading & Expectations:
Final Due Date:  Mid March (Following Project Fair & Presentations)
Final Due Date: March TBA Deadline
Teacher Score #1 25 points
Teacher Score #2 25 points
Teacher Score #3 25 points
Panel of Judges 25 points
Total  100 points

Semester 2 Deadlines & Criteria - Project Deadlines & Criteria - Mentor Thank You Note, Exhibit Board Mock Up,  Presentation - practice and critiquing, Process Paper, Reflection.

Faculty Advisors/Steering Committee. Mr. Brian Brosnahan, Mrs. Holmberg, and Mrs. Trower. Each will have their own grade sheets. Each will be looking for different things. They will be looking at things that they find to be most important towards the learning experience. They each have a different area of focus. This is good for you; the more variety the better. They will not discuss the grades they are giving before their grades have been submitted. (i.e. they are not pointing out things they think you missed to each other. Each develop their own criteria of your project.) 

Mrs. Trower's Grading Evaluation Sheet

Panel of judges. At the end of your project you are required to present your project to a panel of judges. In the past, these have been “local” business people, employees and former employees of local universities, and other community members. A copy of the judges’ rubric will be available to you on this website. Their scores are averaged and this score becomes 20% of your grade. 
After four years of high school, the expectation is that you will have all of the skills you will need to complete and demonstrate a successful presentation.
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Judges Presentation Grading Sheet
Guidelines for Judges


What do the numbers mean on the rubric?
5   Exceeds Expectations
4 Meets Expectations
3 Approaching Expectations
2 Beginning to Meet Expectations
1 Does NOT Meet expectations
0 Not Present
Judging Senior Project Rubric
 

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