Verifying the transcripts may be a good idea

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Discus: Parents Forum: 2004 Archive - Part 2: Verifying the transcripts may be a good idea
By Simba (Simba) on Saturday, September 18, 2004 - 12:40 pm: Edit

Our school does not sell 'official transcripts' to students. They do sell 'Student Trascripts'. We ordered one because we were curious to see how a transcript looks like. We discovered that there were some errors/ommision in the transcripts. Just for FYI.

By Thumper1 (Thumper1) on Saturday, September 18, 2004 - 01:02 pm: Edit

Everyone should verify their child's high school transcript annually. DS's had another student's picture on it (oops), and DD's (as you have heard) has a wacky weighted GPA (the school is now in the process of "adjusting" their weighted GPA formula, I'm told).

By Over30 (Over30) on Saturday, September 18, 2004 - 01:07 pm: Edit

We've discussed this before, and this is the first thing I encourage parents and students to do. I know of 3 students Last year (mine included) whose SAT/ACT scores were wrong on their transcripts. And there was another error that was repeated on all 450 transcripts. Thanks for the reminder.

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