At Jonathan and South Marshall Elementary Schools!
Family Resource Center has the "Character Lessons" program (@ Jonathan) for the students. Worksheets on different Character traits are completed by grades each month and hung in the hallway for all to see!
"Character Counts! - Hero of the month" is a program (@ South Marshall) where one student from each homeroom is chosen for the character trait and information about them is displayed on bulletin board. Student also receives a "yard sign" to display in their yard for the month that they are chosen!
To see pictures of these programs, please click on the right side of page under photos!!
Six Character Traits:
Be kind • Be compassionate and show you care • Express gratitude • Forgive others • Help people in need
Be honest • Don’t deceive, cheat, or steal • Be reliable — do what you say you’ll do
Be tolerant & accepting of differences • Use good manners • Be considerate of others feelings
Do what you are supposed to do • Use self-control • Be self-disciplined • Think before you act • Be accountable for your words, actions, and attitudes • Set a good example for others
Play by the rules • Take turns and share • Be open-minded; listen to others • Don’t take advantage of others • Treat all people fairly
Cooperate • Get involved in community affairs • Stay informed; vote • Be a good neighbor • Obey laws and rules • Respect authority • Protect the environment • Volunteer
CHARACTER COUNTS! Website: