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Student and Staff Recognition Programs

Student and Staff Recognition Programs     

2023-24

Character Education Traits for the 2023-24 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 2023) Self-discipline - Demonstrating hard work and commitment to purpose; and being in proper control of your words, actions, impulses and desires.

(Oct 2023) 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 2023) Responsibility - Being dependable with carrying out duties; being reliable and consistent in words and conduct; being accountable for your own actions; and being committed to community involvement.

(Dec 2023) Honesty - Having the ability to be truthful.

(Jan 2024) Citizenship - Do your share to make your school and community better; cooperate with others and get involved in community affairs.

(Feb 2024) 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 2024) Good Judgment - Choosing worthy goals and setting proper priorities; thinking through the consequences before choosing to take action.

(Apr 2024) 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 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.