We teach more than academics. Our Commit to Character program nurtures universal character traits that transcend racial, religious, socio-economic and cultural lines.
Our entire school works together to create a community that is welcoming and inclusive. The 10 character traits below are modeled, taught, expected, celebrated and practiced in our everyday actions.
Integrity - We act justly and honourably in all that we do.
Responsibility - We are accountable for our actions and we follow through on our commitments.
Cooperation - We work together towards shared goals and purposes.
Caring - We show kindness towards others.
Respect - We treat ourselves, others and the environment with consideration and dignity.
Optimism - We maintain a positive attitude and have hope for the future.
Honesty - We behave in a sincere, trustworthy and truthful manner.
Empathy - We strive to understand and appreciate the feelings and actions of others.
Courage - We do the right thing, even when it's difficult.
Inclusiveness - We include everyone in what we do and value their unique contributions.