Fall 2019 Final Exams
Posted on 11/27/2018
Fall 2018 Final Exam Schedule

FALL 2019 EXAM Schedule Wednesday, December 18, 2019 - A-day Exams 2nd & 4th (Regular Bell Schedule)

Exam

Class Period

Time

Shuttle Schedule:

Class

1st period

8:40-9:36

1st-period bus leaves on normal schedule (9:30 am)

Exam

2nd  period

9:43-11:13

2nd-period bus leaves: 11:10 am

Class

3rd  period

11:20-1:20

3rd-period shuttles on normal schedule

12:42 pm -- prior to D lunch

1:12 pm -- end of D lunch

Exam

4th period

1:27-2:57

4th-period bus leaves: 2:55 pm

Class

8th period

3:04-4:00

8th-period bus leaves on normal schedule

3:48 pm


Thursday, December 19, 2019 - B-day Exams 5th, 6th, & 1st

(Modified Bell Schedule - Early Dismissal) 

Exam

Class Period

Time

Shuttle Schedule:

Exam

5th period

8:40-9:55

5th-period bus leaves:  9:55 am

Exam

6th period

10:05-11:20

6th-period bus leaves: 11:20 am

Exam

1st period

11:30-12:45

1st-period bus leaves at 12:45 pm


Friday, December 20, 2019 - Exams 3rd, 7th, & 8th 

(Modified Bell Schedule - Early Dismissal)

Exam

Class Period

Time

Shuttle Schedule:

Exam

3rd period

8:40-9:55

3rd-period bus leaves:  9:55 am

Exam

7th period

10:05-11:20

7th-period bus leaves: 11:20 am

Exam

8th  Period

11:30-12:45

8th-period bus leaves at 12:45 pm.



*Students may drive their own vehicle during exam week. 

       

 Exam Exemption Application


The general guidelines approved for Grapevine High School Exemption Policy are listed below.


To be exempt from semester exams, a student must meet ALL of the following criteria:


  • No more than 3 tardies per class for the semester
  • An 80 average in class with no more than 1 absence blocked class/2 absences 1st or 8th periods
  • A 90 average in class with no more than 2 absences blocked class/4 absences 1st or 8th periods
  • No major discipline referrals (ISS, OSS, Vista).
  • Seniors – Three semester exams may be exempted during the semester
  • Juniors – Two semester exams may be exempted during the semester
  • Sophomores – One semester exam may be exempted during the semester 
  • Freshman- Are not permitted to exempt fall semester exams.

     

The semester exam is weighted as 15% of your overall semester grade


There are some classes students are not able to exempt, please check with your teacher to find out if your class in this category.   Please Note: all STAAR tested courses (AP, PAP, or at-level) CANNOT be exempted.


All exemptions are at teacher discretion (i.e. teachers determine if you can exempt their exam). 


The following absent codes do NOT count towards a student’s total absences for exemptions: 


A-FN - Funeral

O-FT - Field Trip

O-CD - College Day

O-AT - with Another Teacher

O-CT - Court with Documentation

O-TS – Testing

Or any “O” coded absence

Y – special medical    

  • All requirements must be maintained up to the date of the exam. 
  • You must choose your classes at the time you complete the online form. 
  • This is only an application and not a guarantee of exemption.  
  • It is the responsibility of the student to contact their teachers with any questions regarding exemption status.

Exemption application forms will be completed online by students. The online Google form (located on the GHS website) will open on Monday, December 9th at 8:30 AM and close on Thursday, Dec. 12th at 4:30 pm.  

THERE ARE NO EXCEPTIONS TO THIS TIME DEADLINE