Profile of a graduate
Profile of a graduate
creative and critical thinkers

Creative & Critical Thinker

  • Accesses, creates, and uses information in novel and creative ways to strengthen comprehension and deepen awareness.
  • Expresses thoughts, ideas, and emotions meaningfully through various avenues including the arts.
  • EVealuates ideas and information sources for validity, relevance, and impact.
  • Understands academic concepts and is able to apply and transfer that knowledge in to multiple settings.
  • Knows how to adopt in response to dynamic situations, environments, and complex problems.
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  • Exhibits a growth mindset and works through challenges showing tenacity, resilience, self-regulation, and self-advocacy.
  • Persists to accomplish difficult tasks and to overcome academic and personal barriers.
  • Perseveres through challenging situations, takes calculated risks, and stands accountable for his/her actions.
  • Takes initiative and exhibits an entrepreneurial and curious disposition. 
  • Uses time and financial resources wisely to set goals, complete tasks, and manage projects.
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contributing citizen

Contributing Citizen

  • Understands the foundations of our country and values our rights, freedoms, privileges, and responsibilities.
  • Demonstrates empathy, compassion, and respect for others while promoting resource and environmental stewardship
  • Acknowledges and understands diverse perspectives and cultures when considering local, national, and world issues.
  • Demonstrates personal, civic, social, and global responsibility by taking active roles in the community.
  • Contributes to solutions that benefit the broader community
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Solution Seeker

Solution Seeker

  • Evaluates, weighs evidence, and applies reasoned decision-making to problems.
  • Uses imagination, innovation, and ingenuity to solve problems.
  • Understands and considers multiple viewpoints, options and outcomes of decisions.
  • Engages in problem solving, inquiry, and design of innovative solutions to  overcome obstacles to improve outcomes.
  • Exhibits flexibility and innovation to design solutions to complex problems.
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  • Works together with others,  harnessing the power of teamwork, and understands the importance of influence to motivate others to get things accomplished.
  • Respects divergent thinking to engage others in thoughtful discussion.
  • Demonstrates the ability to work interdependently within a group to promote learning, increase productivity, and achieve common goals.
  • Analyzes and constructs arguments and positions to ensure examination of a full range of viewpoints.
  • Gives and receives feedback with tact and grace and disagrees respectfully.
Graduates throwing hats