How to Set Up Grade Book Categories in Schoology

Creating gradebook categories within Schoology is a necessary step prior to creating assignments. Schoology requires that assignments be housed in a category. 

At this time the Schoology gradebook does not sync to Power Teacher Pro (PTP). Teachers will have to manually enter end of quarter grades into PTP for report cards. 

  1. Click Grade Setup on the left side of your course  

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  1. Next to Categories click the add button to create a category 

  1. Fill in the following information:

    a. Category Name (required)

b. If you want the grade to be calculated by total points or percentage (required)

c. Decide if you want the system to lowest score(s) (up to 10 scores) 

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  1. Click Create 

  1. Complete steps 1-4 again to create additional categories 

  1. Click Save Changes 

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Article ID: 119224
Created
Tue 10/27/20 3:02 PM
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Tue 11/17/20 10:29 AM