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    Creative & Critical Thinker

    • Accesses creates and uses information in novel and creative ways to strengthen comprehension and deepen awareness.
    • Expresses thoughts, ideas, and emotions meaningfully through various avenues including the arts.
    • Evaluates ideas and information sources for validity, relevance, and impact.
    • Understands academic concepts and is able to apply and transfer that knowledge in to multiple settings.
    • Knows how to adapt in response to dynamic situations, environments, and complex problems.
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    • Exhibits a growth mindset and works through challenges showing tenacity, resilience, self-regulation, and self-advocacy.
    • Persists to accomplish difficult tasks and to overcome academic and personal barriers.
    • Perseveres through challenging situations, takes calculated risks, and stands accountable for his/her actions.
    • Takes initiative and exhibits an entrepreneurial and curious disposition. 
    • Uses time and financial resources wisely to set goals, complete tasks, and manage projects.
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    Contributing Citizen

    • Understands the foundations of our country and values our rights, freedoms, privileges, and responsibilities.
    • Demonstrates empathy, compassion, and respect for others while promoting resource and environmental stewardship
    • Acknowledges and understands diverse perspectives and cultures when considering local, national, and world issues.
    • Demonstrates personal, civic, social, and global responsibility by taking active roles in the community.
    • Contributes to solutions that benefit the broader community
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    Solution Seeker

    • Evaluates weighs evidence and applies reasoned decision-making to problems.
    • Uses imagination, innovation, and ingenuity to solve problems.
    • Understands and considers multiple viewpoints, options, and outcomes of decisions.
    • Engages in problem solving, inquiry, and design of innovative solutions to overcome obstacles to improve outcomes.
    • Exhibits flexibility and innovation to design solutions to complex problems.
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    • Works together with others,  harnessing the power of teamwork, and understands the importance of influence to motivate others to get things accomplished.
    • Respects divergent thinking to engage others in thoughtful discussion.
    • Demonstrates the ability to work interdependently within a group to promote learning, increase productivity, and achieve common goals.
    • Analyzes and constructs arguments and positions to ensure examination of a full range of viewpoints.
    • Gives and receives feedback with tact and grace and disagrees respectfully.

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