Academic Excellence

Archdiocese of Miami Grading Scale

90 - 100   A
80 - 89     B
70 - 79     C
60 - 69     D
59            F

Honor Roll

Principal's Honor Roll:

All subject areas must obtain an average of 100% - 93% ( Religion, Reading/Literature, English Grammar, Writing/Composition, Spelling/Vocabulary, Mathematics, Social Studies, Science, Music, Physical Education, Art, and Foreign Language).
All +'s or S in Active Learner Traits (conduct and effort).
No Minus - in any ALT.

First Honor Roll:

Must obtain an average of 100%-90% in the following subject areas: Religion, Reading/Literature, English /Grammar, Writing/Composition, Spelling/Vocabulary, Mathematics, Social Studies, and Science.
NO MORE than TWO (2) grades of 89%-85% in Music, Physical Education, Art, and Foreign Language.
All +'s or S in Active Learner Traits (conduct and effort).
No Minus - in any ALT .

Second Honor Roll:

All subject areas need to average between 100% - 80%.
All +'s or S in Active Learner Traits (conduct and effort) No Minus - in any ALT.

The Father Federico Commitment to Catholic Education Award:
Students receiving the award must have an overall average grade of a C (70%) or above. All subjects will be included in the average. Students must receive a + or S in Active Learner Traits. Students may receive a – only in "writes legibly and participates in discussion.
The teacher can also take into account the following virtues when choosing the student to receive the award:

  • Charitable
  • Optimistic
  • Moral
  • Modest
  • Imaginative
  • Trustworthy
  • Motivated
  • Effort
  • Notable
  • Tenacious

National Junior Honor Society

The National Junior Honor Society chapter of St. Hugh Catholic School recognizes students who excel academically, are involved in the community, and have developed character and leadership skills. Students who qualify for the National Junior Honor Society have a grade point average of 3.5 or above and excellent conduct and effort scores.

A formal induction ceremony is held at the school to recognize all the newly selected members. Once inducted, new members are required to maintain the same level of performance in all criteria.

ITBS Reports

As a part of the Archdiocese of Miami, St. Hugh Catholic School students take the Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS), every spring. It is a nationally standardized achievement test that is used by some states and a large number of private schools to measure grade level performance. What that means is that you can compare your child’s scores to children across the country in Reading, Language Arts, Mathematics, Social Studies and Science. Below you will find the grade level equivalency reports for each grade level.