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The Spanish grading system

Grades in Spain follow the assessment scale as seen on the table below:

International scale Spanish scale
A
(excellent)
10 - 9.00 (Matrícula de Honor (MH) - Sobresaliente)
B
(very good, with few errors)
8.99 - 8.00 (Notable alto)
C
(good, with some errors)
7.99 - 7.00 (Notable bajo)
D
(satisfactory, with many errors)
6.99 - 6.00 (Bien)
E
(sufficient)
5.99 - 5.00 (Suficiente)

Source: MECD - Ministerio de Educación, Ciencia y Deporte de España (National Ministry of Education, Science and Sports of Spain)