• The Pillars of Character

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    Trustworthiness

    Be honest 

    Don’t deceive, cheat, or steal 

    Be reliable – do what you say you will do 

    Have 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 and accepting 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

    Plan ahead 

    Persevere: keep trying! 

    Always do your best 

    Use self-control 

    Be self-disciplined 8 think before you act – consider the consequences 

    Be accountable for your words, actions, and attitudes 

    Set a good example for others

     
    Fairness

    Play by the rules 

    Take turns to share

    Be open minded; listen to others

    Don’t take advantage of others

    Don’t blame others carelessly

    Treat all people fairly

     

     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 

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