Expect an average of at least 7.5
Sobresaliente (excellent) 10, 9
Distinguido (very good) 8, 7
Bueno (good) 6, 5
Aprobado (acceptable) 4
Insuficiente (not passing) 3, 2, 1, 0
If a student maintains an average of 8.5 or better, with no more than one failure which has been removed by repetition of the course, thus placing him in the upper 20% of his graduating class, s/he receives an additional Diploma de Honor which is equivalent to a "cum laude" in the United States.