Wautoma High School Character Trait Definitions
 
Cooperation-

Working and acting with others to achieve a common goal; collaborating, problem solving, and using shared knowledge and experiences in a common effort; being a team player.

 

Determination-

Having a fixed purpose to overcome obstacles; focusing and working hard towards goals and desires; persevering.
 

Empathy-

Identifying with the state of another person; putting yourself in another person's shoes; using emotion to take perspective; caring about others.

 

Integrity-

Being honest and truthful in your actions; standing up for your knowledge of what is right.

 

Leadership-

Having a clear sense of direction and a positive influence on others; being trustworthy, confident, motivating, and respectful; making positive decisions.

 

Respect-

Creating a caring environment through consideration of others; to honor and hold others in high esteem.

 

Responsibility-

Being dependable, punctual, and prepared; holding yourself and others accountable; taking ownership for your actions and decisions.