Grade Categories allow you to organize your Gradebook. Here you can learn how to add categories, move existing assignments into a category, edit and delete categories from the Grade Setup screen.

Access Grade Setup Screen

  1. Click Gradebook from within the Course Navigation Menu.
  2. Click on the Setup tab.
    • The Gradebook setup tab will be in view by default. 

Add a Grade Category

  1. Select Add category near the bottom of the page. 
  2. Give the grade category a meaningful name.
  3. Click Save Changes.

Move Existing Assignments into a Grade Category

  1. Check the box(es) for the assignment(s) to be moved to a new Category.  
  2. Click in the Move selected items to drop-down menu (see above) 
    • Select the appropriate Category.

Edit a Grade Category

  1. Locate the Category to be edited. Click Edit.
    • Select Edit Settings.
  2. Make any needed adjustments.
  3. Click Save Changes.

Delete a Grade Category

  1. Locate the category to be deleted. Click Edit.
  2. Select Delete.
  3. Confirm Deletion.