SCHS Student Handbook

Student Success

To maximize their academic and social success at Springfield Central High School students should pay attention to the following suggestions:

  1. Care about each other.
  2. Share information.
  3. Keep promises.
  4. Respect each other.
  5. Act with integrity.
  6. Be honest.
  7. Keep confidences.
  8. Speak directly to people.
  9. Gain Commitment.
  10. Have honest, supportive relationships.
  11. Keep unproductive suspicion and hostility to the minimum.
  12. Maximize creative human potential.
  13. Reduce waste, time loss, and working at cross-purposes.
  14. Have maximum credibility.
  15. Bring problems out into the open while solutions are still feasible and cost-effective.
  16. Get accurate information.
  17. Find time to share.
  18. Raise issues of trust and talk about it.
  19. Listen and hear the whole story.
  20. Don't gossip.
  21. Be open-minded.
  22. Don't confuse blame and responsibility.
  23. Admit it when you've done something wrong.
  24. Talk favorably about our school.
  25. Take responsibility for making things better.
  1. Carry your share of the load.
  2. Speak the truth.
  3. Don't criticize in public.
  4. Don't carry grudges.
  5. Risk being vulnerable.
  6. Communicate openly.
  7. Listen to each other.
  8. Show mutual respect.
  9. Be cooperative.
  10. Use each other's knowledge, skills or experience.
  11. Trust each other.
  12. Be willing to try something new.
  13. Take the time to understand another's opinion
  14. Have and understand a common goal.
  15. Have a common sense of timing.
  16. Be polite.
  17. Explain yourself.
  18. Try to anticipate problems.
  19. Help someone in the school who needs it.
  20. Be open to constructive criticism.
  21. Work together as a team.
  22. Allow someone to lead, guide, initiate, coach, give feedback.
  23. Take responsibility.
  24. Be flexible.
  25. Do your best always: Be sure to participate in class, complete all homework and class assignments. Get involved in school activities.

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