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Bristow Elementary--October Newsletter

Red Ribbon Week

October 26-30 is Red Ribbon Week. This week is all about the importance of being drug-free! Take the Red Ribbon Pledge and be a part of the creation of a drug free America. As parents and citizen, we will talk to our children and the children in our lives about the dangers of drug abuse.


For more Information: http://redribbon.org/pledge/

Character Counts

Trustworthiness

Be honest • Don’t deceive, cheat, or steal • Be reliable — do what you say you’ll do • Have the courage to do the right thing • Build a good reputation • Be loyal — stand by your family, friends, and country


Respect

Treat others with respect; follow the Golden Rule • Be tolerant and accepting of differences • Use good manners, not bad language • Be considerate of the feelings of others • Don’t threaten, hit or hurt anyone • Deal peacefully with anger, insults, and disagreements


Responsibility

Do what you are supposed to do • Plan ahead • Persevere: keep on trying! • Always do your best • Use self-control • Be self-disciplined • Think before you act — consider the consequences • Be accountable for your words, actions, and attitudes • Set a good example for others


Fairness

Play by the rules • Take turns and share • Be open-minded; listen to others • Don’t take advantage of others • Don’t blame others carelessly • Treat all people fairly


Caring

Be kind • Be compassionate and show you care • Express gratitude • Forgive others • Help people in need


Citizenship

Do your share to make your school and community better • Cooperate • Get involved in community affairs • Stay informed; vote • Be a good neighbor • Obey laws and rules • Respect authority • Protect the environment • Volunteer


Information from: https://charactercounts.org/sixpillars.html

Meet the Team

Volunteers Needed

Safety City-- Field Trip

If you are willing to volunteer on a 2nd grade field trip to Safety City please contact Mary or Jennie.