Character Education



Recognizing that character is as important as one's intellect, Lookout Mountain School is committed to working with parents and the community promoting the character development of all students.

September--Respect-- Showing a high regard for authority, other people, self, and country. Treating others as you would want to be treated. Understanding that all people have value as human beings.

October--Responsibility-- Being accountable in word and deed. Having a sense of duty to fulfill tasks with reliability, dependability and commitment.

November--Perservance-- Pursuing worthy objectives with determination and patience while exhibiting fortitude when confronted with failure.

December--Caring-- Showing understanding of others by treating them with kindness, compassion, generosity, and a forgiving spirit.

January--Self Discipline-- Demonstrating hard work. Controlling your emotions, words, actions, impulses, and desires. Giving your best in all situations.

February--Citizenship-- Being law abiding and involved in service to schools, community, and country.

March--Honesty-- Telling the truth, admitting wrongdoing, being trustworthy and acting with integrity.

April--Courage-- Doing the right thing in the face of difficulty and following your conscience instead of the crowd.

May--Fairness-- Practicing justice, equity and equality. Cooperating with one another. Recognizing the uniqueness and value of each individual within our diverse society.