Portrait of a Graduate • College & Career Ready: Adaptable

  • The ability to adjust to new conditions.

    Elementary School

    I can:
    • try new things with enthusiasm and an open mind
    • stick to the things I am trying out even when I am feeling uncomfortable
    • recognize that change can be good

    Middle School

    I can:
    • cope with setbacks and be willing to learn and grow from them
    • put my best foot forward in the face of change and uncertainty
    • recognize that growth comes from change

    High School

    I can:
    • capitalize on opportunities that are new and challenging
    • recognize  change as a part of life
    • adopt a “can do” positive attitude to change