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Showing Character at Birches

Birches Elementary School Students Named to “Character Train” for Month of December


WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP – Birches Elementary School staff recently selected a group of students to board their Character “Positivity Train” for December. The Positivity Train Award recognizes students in grades K-5 for demonstrating positive character traits that are learned through the Positivity Project program. The Six Pillars of Character that are considered include: trustworthiness, respect, responsibility, fairness, caring, and citizenship.


Students who are selected receive a train ticket certificate, a coupon from a local business for a treat, and their photo is added to the Positivity Train that wraps around the hallways at Birches School. 


The award winners for December include: 

Grade 1 – Charlotte Smurlo-Vesce, Caden Corey, Meredith Rich, Jack Burke, Evin Collins.

Grade 2 – Zara Keenan, Avery Keenan, Juliana Cooper.

Grade 3 – Jocelyn Fischer, Patrick Smith, Landen Lewis, Deion Carter, Mason Dyl.

Grade 4 – Lamar Reyes, Maya Edwards, Domnic Vinson, Shane Wardwell.

Grade 5 – Alyssa Almanzar, Mia Monzo, Arianna Nino, Holden Mauz.


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