School Wide Expectations

  • Manners: The correct way of acting
     Courtesy: An act of kindness                       
    Respect: To show consideration

    Southern Lehigh Intermediate School
    We ‘R’ Spartans

    “We ‘R’ Spartans” is a school-wide citizenship building program designed to encourage positive behaviors and social responsibility at Southern Lehigh Intermediate School. Citizenship behaviors are intended to promote student awareness, accountability, and success across the larger school environment (in classrooms, common areas, on the playground, and during school travel). The six R’s communicate and remind students and staff of the ideals that help to ensure a school atmosphere where all can learn. We are Spartans!                                   

    Of People and Property:
    JPLIS Spartans have a right to be treated with respect and a duty to treat others respectfully.

    In Word and Deed:

    JPLIS Spartans have a right to expect others to act responsibly toward them and a duty to be responsible.

    Rule Abiding   
    Safe and Orderly School:

    JPLIS Spartans have a right to learn in a safe and orderly environment and a duty to follow school rules.
    Ready to Learn:

    JPLIS Spartans have a right to expect teachers to be ready to teach and a duty to be ready to learn.

    Work Hard:

    JPLIS Spartans have a right to appropriately leveled challenges in school and a duty to work hard toward reaching their fullest potential.

    In Spirit:  
    JPLIS Spartans demonstrate resiliency of spirit by approaching all challenges with a winning attitude, and a readiness to overcome setbacks with dignity, determination and perseverance.