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Grade Point Average & Rank

Grading & Rank Weighted four-point system grade point average:

  • A = 4
  • B = 3
  • C = 2
  • D = 1
  • F = 0

Academic GPA includes courses in Grades 9-12, except PE, Teacher and Office Assistants.

One extra point is given for AP/Honors courses with a grade of C- or higher. (Example: An "A" grade earned in AP Biology equals 5 points towards the GPA calculation.)

Grades earned with "+" or "-" do not change the point value for a grade. (Example: A student who earns a "B+" or a "B-" has earned 3 points towards their GPA calculation. 

Aptos High School does not rank students.

The transcript shows both weighted and unweighted GPAs and an unofficial A-G 10-11 grade GPA. When applying to colleges and universities, students will usually be required to enter courses and grades to re-calculate a GPA.

Click here for the CSU Eligibility Index and GPA Calculator

Click here for UC information for GPA Requirements & How to Calculate

Click here for the Common Application support page regarding Class Rank & GPA