Monthly Character Traits

September: Responsibility

Being accountable in word and deed. Having a sense of duty to fulfill tasks with reliability, dependability and commitment.

October:  Respect

Showing high regard for authority, other people, self and country. Treating others as you want to be treated. Understanding that all people have value as human beings.

November:  Safety

Behaving in a way that keeps you and others from harm or injury. Reporting unsafe behavior to an adult.

December: Empathy/Caring

Showing understanding of others by treating them with kindness, compassion, generosity and forgiveness.

January: Teamwork/Citizenship

The ability to work together in a peaceful and cooperative manner.  Being law-abiding and involved in service to school, community and country.

February: Honesty

Telling the truth, admitting wrongdoing and being trustworthy.

March: Perseverance/Resiliency

Pursuing worthy objectives with determination and patience while showing fortitude when confronted with failure or difficulty. The ability to recover from setbacks and difficulties.

April: Courage

Doing the right thing in the face of difficulty and following your conscience instead of the crowd.

May: Integrity

To live by your values and morals, to be sincere and be true to what you believe is important.

June: Self-Discipline

Demonstrating hard work.  Controlling emotions, words, actions, impulses and desires. Giving your best in all situations.

July: Initiative

Recognizing and doing what needs to be done before one is asked to do it. Taking responsibility for your achievement and working hard to be successful.

August: Fairness

Practicing justice,equity and equality.  Cooperating with one another.  Recognizing the uniqueness and value of each individual within our diverse society.


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Katie Witzeling

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