Common Area Expectations

  • Arrival

    Be Safe
    Arrive no earlier than 8:30 AM
    Wait for the crossing guard, use the cross-walk
    Go straight to MPR, sit with my grade level

    Be Respectful
    Use a voice level 1 or low 2
    Take off my hood/hat when entering the building


    Be Responsible
    Keep my hands and feet to self
    Raise hand, ask permission to leave MPR


    Be A Peaceful Problem Solver
    Use Kelso’s Choices

     

    Morning Walk

    Be Safe
    Walk behind leading adult
    Stay on sidewalk

    Be Respectful
    Keep my hat/hood down
    Stay in my spot, in a single file line


    Be Responsible
    Keep my hands and feet to self
    Line up outside of classroom, wait for adult


    Be A Peaceful Problem Solver
    Use Kelso’s Choices

     

    Hallway

    Be Safe
    Walk on the 3rd square, with space in front of me
    Hands by my side, body facing forward


    Be Respectful
    Use the voice level my teacher directs: level 0-1

    Be Responsible
    Walk and carry a pass when alone

    Be A Peaceful Problem Solver
    Pinky wave to Williwaw family

     

    Restroom

    Go

    Flush

    Wash

    Leave

     

    Lunchroom

    Be Safe
    Walk
    Sit in the order I enter
    If I have an allergy, I will be first in line, first to sit at the table
    Listen to all adults

    Be Respectful
    Use a voice level 1 or low 2
    Face forward and only talk with my shoulder partner
    Use “please” and “thank you”

    Be Responsible
    Follow directions first time asked
    Share
    Take care of materials and equipment
    Help and encourage others

    Be A Peaceful Problem Solver
    Use the safe place when needed
    Use Kelso’s Choices

     

    Specials

    Be Safe
    Wait for instructions at stop sign
    Enter walking, with voice level 0
    Hands and feet to self

    Be Respectful
    Use kind words
    Participate and be an active listener

    Be Responsible
    Follow directions first time asked
    Share
    Take care of materials and equipment
    Help and encourage others


    Be A Peaceful Problem Solver
    Use the safe place when needed

    Use Kelso’s Choices

     

    Assembly

    Be Safe
    Face forward
    Sit criss-cross
    Stay in my own space
    Hands and feet to self

    Be Respectful
    Voice level 0
    Use appropriate ways to show appreciation

    Be Responsible
    Use active listening


    Be A Peaceful Problem Solver
    Silently remind others to be good listeners

     

    Dismissal

    Be Safe
    Use walking feet  
    Walk only on the sidewalks
    Follow directions of all adults
    Cross at the cross-walk
    Enter a car at the curb

    Be Respectful
    Keep my hands, feet and objects to self
    Be a positive role model
    Use kind words

    Be Responsible
    Go directly to my car/bus or walk home
    Wait for my ride in my assigned zone
    Make eye contact, tell my teacher I am leaving


    Be A Peaceful Problem Solver
    Use Kelso’s Choices

     

    Friday Food Bags

    Be Safe
    Keep the bag in my backpack until I get home

    Be Respectful
    Take only the bags my family needs

    Be Responsible
    Take the whole bag
    Let my teacher know if I need another bag


    Be A Peaceful Problem Solver
    Help our keep our community clean

     

Guidelines For Success