Walnut Ridge Elementary School

Word of the Month  2022-2023

MonthCharacter WordMeaning
SeptemberEmpathyEmpathy- the ability to understand and share the feeling of others.
Respect-treating others the way you want them to treat you.
OctoberKindnessKindness- wanting to do good and to bring happiness to others.
NovemberPerseverancePerseverance- continued effort to do or achieve something despite difficulties, failure, or opposition.  Never giving up.
DecemberHonestyHonesty- telling the truth no matter what, so that you can earn the trust of others.
JanuaryAcceptance/DiversityAcceptance- accepting the differences of other people around us.
FebruaryIntegrityIntegrity- being able to make good choices and have good behavior in difficult situations.
MarchResponsibilityResponsibility- the quality of being dependable for yourself and others.
AprilCourageCourage- being brave in tough situations.
MayOptimismOptimism- a positive feeling or way of thinking about the outcome of an event.