Grade Level Goals and Expectations

Our system of grading is based on the Orange 
County Public School Alphabetic System of for Elementary Schools:
S = Satisfactory
W= Working towards the goal
N= Needs improvement
U= Unsatisfactory  

1st Grade Goals and Expectations


Leveled Reading Assessment

Below are the grade level expectations for the end of each nine weeks.

1st Nine Weeks…Level E

2nd Nine Weeks…Level F

3rd Nine Weeks…Level H

4th Nine Weeks…Level J

Sight Words

Your child will be tested on the 1st grade sight word list each nine weeks. Below are the expectations for the end of each nine weeks. 

1st Nine Weeks…33 Words

2nd Nine Weeks…99 Words

3rd Nine Weeks…141 Words

4th Nine Weeks…198 Words


Below are some skills that your child can continue to work on in writing.

  • Applying capitalization and punctuation rules
  • Writing in complete, detailed sentences
  • Including an introduction and conclusion
  • Using finger spaces between words
  • Adding details