St. John's Lion-hearted Values are:
Each Lion-hearted Value is deeply explored during one month of the school year; however, each of the values is important all year long. St. John's faculty, staff, and students are mindful to teach, model, encourage, and reflect on all of the Lion-hearted Values throughout the year as opportunities arise in our curriculum and in our interactions with each other. Below are the months in which we will explore each value as a school, and the values' definitions.
SEPTEMBER - CARE
Care is the act of being aware of the needs of others and paying kind attention to how our words and actions affect them.
OCTOBER - COURAGE
Courage is choosing what is helpful, right and kind even when it's hard or scary.
NOVEMBER - GRATITUDE
Gratitude is choosing to appreciate the people and things in our lives.
DECEMBER - JOY
Joy is the feeling and the expression of inner contentment or delight.
JANUARY - RESPECT
Respect is seeing value in all people and things treating them with care.
FEBRUARY - RESPONSIBILITY
Responsibility is taking action and understanding the impact of our choices.
MARCH - HONESTY
Honesty is being truthful in what you say and do.
APRIL - CURIOSITY
Curiosity is having a strong desire to learn or know something.
MAY - SERVICE
Service is the spirit of taking actions that benefit others.