Once a teacher has completed entering grades for the current quarter, the final step is to Finalize the Grades. The Office Staff runs the Section Readiness Report against all the classes to see which remain to be finalized. This is an important communication tool. Once all the grades are finalized, the SIS Technician is able to begin the grade storing process.
NOTE: Grade changes in a gradebook do not automatically update in PowerSchool. Therefore, if a teacher changes a grade after they have been stored in PowerSchool, the teacher must notify the office personnel responsible for managing Historical Grades to update the stored grade that will show up on the report card and the transcripts.
How to Finalize Grades:
The checkbox in the top right corner is very important.