Grading System

Grading System

Grading System in New Zealand
 New Zealand GPA calculator

Grading Scales:
Post-secondary
Grade | Scale | Grade Description | US Grade |
A+ | 85.00 - 100.00 | High first | A+ |
A | 80.00 - 84.99 | Clear first | A |
A- | 75.00 - 79.99 | Bare first | A- |
B+ | 70.00 - 74.99 | High second | B+ |
B | 65.00 - 69.99 | Clear second | B |
B- | 60.00 - 64.99 | Bare second | B- |
C+ | 55.00 - 59.99 | Sound pass | C+ |
C | 50.00 - 54.99 | Pass | C |
C- | 45.00 - 49.99 | Marginal pass | C- |
D | 40.00 - 44.99 | Fail | F |
E | 0.00 - 39.99 | Low Fail | F |
F | | Ungraded Fail | F |
P | | Ungraded Pass | P |

Secondary 2004–Present
Grade | Scale | Grade Description | US Grade | Notes |
E | 9.00 - 10.00 | Excellence (Achievement with Excellence) | A | |
M | 7.00 - 8.99 | Merit (Achievement with Merit) | B | |
A | 5.00 - 6.99 | Standard Achieved (Achievement) | C | Lowest passing grade |
NA | 0.00 - 4.99 | Standard Not Achieved | F | |
Secondary 1993–2004
Grade | Scale | US Grade |
A | 80.00 - 100.00 | A |
B | 65.00 - 79.99 | B |
C | 50.00 - 64.99 | C |
D | 30.00 - 49.99 | D |
E | 0.00 - 29.99 | F |
Secondary 1987–1992
Grade | Scale | US Grade |
A1 | 80.00 - 100.00 | A |
A2 | 68.00 - 79.99 | B |
B1 | 56.00 - 67.99 | B |
B2 | 45.00 - 55.99 | C |
C1 | 31.00 - 44.99 | D |
C2 | 16.00 - 30.99 | F |
D | 0.00 - 15.99 | F |
Secondary before 1986
Grade | Scale | US Grade |
A | 80.00 - 100.00 | A |
B | 65.00 - 79.99 | B |
C | 50.00 - 64.99 | C |

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