Character Education

  • Character Education is a priority in the Johnston County Public Schools. Through a variety of means, schools in the district promote character education through rewards, bulletin boards, presentations, and interactive lessons. Each month the Johnston County Board of Education recognizes students who have demonstrated good character.

    August*

    Self Discipline

    Doing your best in all situations

    September

    Respect

    Understanding that all people have value as human beings

    October

    Perseverance

    Working hard and not giving up

    November

    Responsibility

    Being accountable for your own actions

    December

    Compassion

    Treating others as you would like to be treated

    January

    Dependability

    Keeping your promises

    February

    Fairness

    Treating all people equally

    March

    Integrity

    Being honest in all things

    April

    Courage

    Doing the right thing even when others do not

    May

    Honesty

    Being truthful in words and actions

    June*

    Loyalty

    Standing up for friends, family, and country

    July*

    Patriotism

    Loving your country and standing up for the purposes for which it was founded


    *Please note there are no recognitions during the summer months of June, July, and August.