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West Potomac High School

Home of the Wolverines

West Potomac High School

Home of the Wolverines

WestPoSPIRIT


This page provides information about our school-wide character program: West Po SPIRIT.

 

Inside the Classroom, Wolverines will…

Outside the classroom, Wolverines will…

Strength

  • Be committed to your success
  • Stay focused and on task
  • Be dedicated to improvement
  • Maintain mental resilience
  • Exercise good organization
  • Limit distractions from electronic devices and peers
  • Strive to do your best at everything you do
  • Persist in accomplishing difficult tasks
  • Be where you are supposed to be
  • Maintain traffic flow
  • Stay to the right
  • Follow all cafeteria expectations
  • Take care of furniture
  • See something, say something
  • Report any inappropriate behavior
  • Follow all media center expectations and guidelines
  • Return books on time

Preparation

  • Be on time and ready to work
  • Have all materials and complete class tasks
  • Set positive goals for yourself for academic success
  • Meet assignment deadlines and make up missed work
  • Be prepared for next class
  • Use the most direct route to your next class
  • Walk and talk
  • Leave your space better than you found it
  • Ensure your lunch card is fully-funded before getting in line
  • Plan bathroom breaks between classes and during lunch

Involvement

  • Participate in extracurricular activities
  • Be there to support your fellow Wolverines
  • Promote school events
  • Engage in learning
  • Communicate in a positive way
  • Contribute to teamwork

 

  • Help others
  • Join a club or volunteer
  • Show WP SPIRIT at all school events
  • Show pride in yourself and your school environment
  • Clean up after yourself
  • Show pride in yourself and your school
  • Be a positive ambassador for WPHS at all times
  • Embrace diversity
  • Exercise initiative

 

Respect

  • Respect self, others and environment
  • Use appropriate language and tone with adults and peers
  • Follow classroom procedures
  • Follow and respond to directions
  • Follow electronic device policy
  • Keep the classroom clean; pick up after yourself
  • Consider others’ perspectives, thoughts, feelings
  • Listen to understand
  • Behave appropriately when moving in the hallway
  • Be patient and wait your turn in line
  • Show consideration for others personal space and property
  • Wash your hands!
  • Use materials and equipment appropriately
  • Use appropriate language and tone with adults and peers
  • Respond appropriately to situations
  • Pause BEFORE you post

Integrity

  • Be honest
  • Do your own class work and assignments
  • Follow the Academic Honor Code
  • Do the right thing, even if no one is watching
  • Act in the best interest of the class
  • Treat others the way you want to be treated
  • Use your assigned locker
  • Use passes as intended
  • Be courteous to adults and peers
  • Keep lockers, walls and stalls clean and free of graffiti
  • Use electronic devices appropriately

Togetherness

  • Collaborate with classmates
  • Cooperate with teachers and peers
  • Recognize and value diversity
  • Accept and recognize other points of view
  • Practice kindness
  • Say something if you see something
  • Recognize interdependence in the world
  • Promote environmental stewardship
  • Contribute to solutions that benefit the broader community
  • Respect diversity
  • Resolve conflicts appropriately
  • Unite as Wolverines
  • Show your WP SPIRIT everywhere,all the time



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