All students enrolled in the XyayX Institute you are required to maintain a Portfolio. A portfolio will showcase students' cumulative efforts over time as well as illustrate the depths of what students learned throughout the year.
The maintenance, organization and details of students' portfolio are a major factor in how we will grade performance
Organizing student portfolios
Setting up your child's portfolio must be done within the first week of the semester or of your enrollment into our institute. Three 1-inch binders should suffice to contain all of the material students will cover throughout the year. Separate each binder in the following sections with dividers and page labels (place at least four folders in each section of your binder)
Science - has 6 sections - Astronomy, Earth Science, Living Environment, Biology, Chemistry, Physics
Social Studies - has 6 sections Geography, World History, US History, Civics and Government, Economics, and Black Political Thought
Health - has 7 sections - Mental Health, Health, Nutrition, Situation Analysis, STD and Common Illnesses, Etiquette, and Finance
English Language Arts (ELA) - has 3 sections. General E.L.A, IXL Prep, and S.A.T Prep class
Math - has two sections- General Math class, IXL Math Prep
Mandatory items to be included in portfolio:
1. Class Curriculum: The following subjects should have a printout of the class curriculum in the front of the section: Science, Social Studies and Health.
2. Test and Assessments: All tests and assessments must be kept in a folder placed in the back of each section in student's binder.
3. Field Trip Reports, Lab Reports, Project Reports: All reports must be kept in a folder titled Reports placed in the back of each section in student's binder.
4. Student's Artwork: You will be assigned numerous art project in each class. All art projects must be kept in a folder titled: "(NAME OF CLASS) Art Projects" placed in the back of each section in student's binder
5. Student's Subject Summative Summaries: All Subject Summative Summaries must be kept in a folder titled Summaries placed in the back of each section in student's binder.