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LaSalle Springs Middle
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3300 MO-109, Wildwood, MO 63038 | Phone (636) 733-4200 | Fax (636) 733-8834

Character Education

​​​Every month at LaSalle Springs, we focus on one characteristic that reinforces and supports good character building.  Students demonstrate P.R.I.D.E. as they walk in the hallways, ride the school bus, participate in class, and eat lunch in the cafeteria.   The P.R.I.D.E. expectations are Proactive, Respectful, Integrity, Determined, and Engaged.

​​​​Classroom​Hallway​Cafeteria​Offices​Library​Restroom​Buses

​P

Proactive

Ready to succeed and accountable for my actions
​Arrive to class on time with materials, Chromebook charged, and ready to learn.

​​Travel on the right.

Carry a pass during non-passing times.

​Listen to any announcements to make sure you are where you need to be.​Have parent notes ready to hand for bus passes.​Return books on time.

​​Visit during passing time.

Wash hands.

​Remain seated and out of the aisles while the bus is in motion.

​R

Respectful

Consideration for others, your environment, and yourself

​Follow directions.

Listen actively.

Accept all.

Throw away trash in the trash can.

​​Value other's space and belongings.

Throw away trash in the trash can.

Use an inside voice.

​​​Demonstrate basic table manners.

Use an inside voice.

Throw away trash in the trash can.

Use an inside voice.

​Walk in and out quietly.

Wait patiently for assistance​.

​Walk in and out quietly.

Keep feet on the floor and off the furniture (chairs).

Use an inside voice.

​​​​Flush toilet after use.

Throw away trash in the trash can.

Turn off faucet when finished.

​Follow driver expectations.​​

Refrain​​​​ from eating or drinking.

Use an inside voice.

​I

Integrity

Demonstrating positive character even when no one else is watching

​Use technology for learning purposes.

Be polite to your teacher and classmates.

​Lend a helping hand to those who might need it.

Use polite words.

Keep your phone off and away.

​Be inclu​​sive at tables.

Be polite to cafeteria staff and peers.

​Be polite to secretaries, staff and visitors.

Be truthful.

​Be polite to the librarian and others using the library.

​Keep your phone off and away.

Maintain privacy for self and others.

​Be polite to bus driver and riders.

Use appropriate language.

Use social media appropriately.

​D

Determined

Showing perserverance and grit

​Put forth your best effort.

Ask for help when you need it.

Learn from your mistakes.

​Walk safely.

Get to your destination on time.

​Make healthy choices.

Make new friends.

​Stay focused and on task.

​Stay focused and on task.​Take care of needs in a timely fashion.​Report to bus on time.

​E

Engaged

Actively learning, leading and serving
​Listen, learn, and particpate.

​Watch where you are going.

Greet others.

​Keep your phone and Chromebook off and away.

Contribute to a positive atmosphere.

​Listen and participate in group​ sessions and one-on-one conversations.

​​​​​​​Find a "just right" book you'll enjoy reading.

Recommend books to others.

​Report problems or inappropriate use to staff.​​Talk quietly with the peers in seats next to you.