Cheetah Character Traits

Teachers and staff at Chapman’s Retreat work daily to model and help students in their character development.  There is a different focus for each month, and students who exemplify these traits are recognized at the end of the month.

The character words used to supplement the home environment and encourage virtues needed to live successfully as a member of a family, school, and community include:

  • August: Character

  • September: Respect

  • October: Responsibility

  • November: Perseverance

  • December: Caring

  • January: Courage

  • February: Citizenship

  • March: Trustworthy

  • April: Cooperation

  • May: Fairness