GPA Calculation

Cumulative grade-point-averages are calculated using all graded courses taken at Mayfield, starting in the 9th grade.
Pluses and minuses are included in the calculation. Weighted grade-point-averages give an extra point for both honors and Advanced Placement courses. The grade-point-average is based on a 4.0 scale.
Established in 1931, Mayfield Senior School in Pasadena, CA is a Catholic, independent, college preparatory school for young women grades 9-12. Noted for its rigorous academic program, which includes 28 Advanced Placement and Honors courses, Mayfield’s curriculum is underscored by a philosophy of educating the “whole child,” which also encourages commitment to and excellence in the arts, athletics, community service and spiritual growth. The nurturing environment at Mayfield Senior School allows each student to flourish in an atmosphere of personal attention.