Student and Staff Recognition Programs
Character Education Traits for the 2022-23 School Year
Each month, Bertie County Schools recognizes a student from each school in Bertie County who exemplifies the character trait of the month. The identified students are recognized at the board meeting following the specific month.
(Sept 2022) Self-discipline - Demonstrating hard work and commitment to purpose; and being in proper control of your words, actions, impulses and desires.
(Oct 2022) Respect - Showing high regard for authority, for other people, or self, for property and for country; and understanding that all people have value as human beings
(Nov 2022) Responsibility - Being dependable in carrying duties; being reliable and consist in words and conduct; being accountable for your own actions; and being committed to community involvement.
(Dec 2022) Honesty - Having the ability to be truthful.
(Jan 2023) Citizenship - Do your share to make your school and community better; cooperate with others and get involved in community affairs.
(Feb 2023) Courage - Having the determination to do the right thing even when others don’t; follow your conscience rather than the crowd; and attempting difficult things that are worthwhile.
(Mar 2023) Good Judgment - Choosing worthy goals and setting proper priorities; thinking through the consequences before choosing to take action.
(Apr 2023) Perseverance - continued effort to do or achieve something despite difficulties, failure, opposition or discouragement.
Each month, Bertie County Schools recognizes a student who has shown Exceptional Academic Performance.
Each month, Bertie County Schools recognizes the school with the highest attendance percentage of staff and students. A traveling trophy is presented to the winning school each month.