CHARACTER COUNTS!  

Maria

Age: 13 The Six Pillars of Character: Trustworthiness, Respect, Responsibility, Fairness, Caring, Citizenship
Grade:

8

School:

Los Tules Middle School, Tulare City School District

Pillar: Respect

Los Tules eighth-grade staff says, "Maria is a great representative of Los Tules Middle School who knows and shows daily how to follow the Golden Rule. Both in school and outside of school, we have seen Maria be tolerant of others and use good manners. Whether she is working on math in groups or with a peer or people she just met, such as at the annual Tulare County Math Super Bowl, Maria always shows respect."

Visalia Times-Delta, Tulare Advance-Register Tulare County Office of Education