Yes, the pattern is she thinks homework is boring and doesn't love to do it, and can usually get A's on tests and get really bad grades on her homework and any other busywork
Basically, one needs to develop good habits, it does not require genius to be a straight A student in HS or even at college. Yes, "getting his homework done and turning it in" on time is basically ALL that takes to be a 4.0 student. Keep in mind, there are the Merit scholarships for Returning students at college. They are based on their college GPA and my D. took advantage of them and received some substantial additional money after freshman year.