Kindness Club

Kindness-Leadership Squad: 

Goal/Purpose: to provide students with leadership skills and planning opportunities to promote a school climate of kindness and inclusivity. 

  • Approximately twelve 5th grade students  

  • Must fill out an application to be considered. 

  • School staff provides input (counselor, 4th grade teachers, PE, Music and Library specialists). 

  • Strong candidates will show a combination of enthusiasm, responsibility, creativity, leadership and kindness towards peers. 

  • Meets approx. 3 times a month on Wednesday mornings before school. 

  • Receives lessons in leadership skills and public speaking. 

  • Plans and develops kindness projects and spirit events for the school. 

  • Takes turns reading weekly announcements. 

  • Participates in kindness spirit events such as: High-5 Fridays, Unity Day, Honk for Kindness, Kindness Hunt, Great Kindness Challenge, etc. 

  • Receives training on how to support K/1st grade students at recess, and then will be assigned recess duty (one day a week). 

  • Each Kindness Squad Leader is assigned a buddy class to keep up-to-date on Kindness events. 

 

Kindness Club: 

Goal/Purpose: to provide 5th grade students opportunities to promote a school climate of kindness and inclusivity. 

  • All interested 5th grade students who apply. 

  • Meets once a month during lunch recess or before school. 

  • Participates in kindness spirit events such as: High-5 Fridays, Unity Day, Honk for Kindness, Kindness Hunt, Great Kindness Challenge, etc. 

  • Receives training on how to support K/1st grade students at recess, and then will be assigned recess duty one day a week (optional). 

  • May be given additional opportunities to assist the leadership team with specific projects/tasks (optional).