educationGradingCategory resource type

Namespace: microsoft.graph


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Add grading categories to the existing class-wide settings to weight assignments differently when computing a class average grade.

Note: Configure grading categories using Assignment settings.


Method Return Type Description
Add gradingCategory gradingCategory Add a new gradingCategory.
Remove gradingCategory educationCategory Remove existing gradingCategory.
Update gradingCategory educationCategory Update a single gradingCategory.


Property Type Description
id String The grading category's ID. This separate ID allows teachers to rename a grading category without losing the link to each assignment. Inherited from entity. Read-only.
displayName String The name of the grading category.
percentageWeight Int32 The weight of the category; an integer between 0 and 100.

JSON representation

The following is a JSON representation of the resource.

  "@odata.type": "#microsoft.graph.educationGradingCategory",
  "id": "String (identifier)",
  "displayName": "String",
  "percentageWeight": "Int32"