• CHARACTER PROGRAM

     
     


     
    Character  
     

    Character Traits:

    • Trustworthiness:
      • Be honest
      • Don’t deceive, cheat or steal
      • Be reliable — do what you say you’ll do
      • Have the courage to do the right thing
      • Build a good reputation
      • Be loyal — stand by your family, friends and country.

    • Respect:
      • Treat others with respect; follow the Golden Rule
      • Be tolerant of differences
      • Use good manners, not bad language
      • Be considerate of the feelings of others
      • Don’t threaten, hit or hurt anyone
      • Deal peacefully with anger, insults and disagreements

    • Responsibility:
      • Do what you are supposed to do
      • Persevere: keep on trying!
      • Always do your best • Use self-control
      • Be self-disciplined
      • Think before you act — consider the consequences
      • Be accountable for your choices

    • Fairness:
      • Play by the rules
      • Take turns and share
      • Be open-minded; listen to others
      • Don’t take advantage of others
      • Don’t blame others carelessly

    • Caring:
      • Be kind
      • Be compassionate and show you care
      • Express gratitude
      • Forgive others
      • Help people in need

    • Citizenship:
      • Do your share to make your school and community better
      • Cooperate
      • Get involved in community affairs
      • Stay informed; vote
      • Be a good neighbor
      • Obey laws and rules
      • Respect authority
      • Protect the environment