The administration of the Clover School District believes that character education is an important component of the overall instructional program. The district’s aim is to develop future citizens who are sound in mind, strong in body and healthy in spirit and heart.
Each school will follow the district’s plan for character education and will implement activities to teach and model the “character traits of the month” which are listed below. Parents are encouraged to become involved with the character education program and support their children by reinforcing the importance of character in their lives.
CHARACTER TRAIT FOR:
RESPECT - honoring people and caring about their rights and property
RESPONSIBILITY - recognizing and accepting what is expected of one's self
THANKFULNESS - being grateful
CARING - having or showing a considerate, friendly, generous, or warm-hearted nature to others
SELF-DISCIPLINE - controlling yourself and your behavior no matter how you feel; creating order and structure in your life
COOPERATION - working with others for everyone's benefit
HONESTY - being truthful in your actions and words
CITIZENSHIP - following rules and laws; making a positive contribution to your world
COURAGE - facing danger, hardship or the unknown with confidence and bravery