6 Basic Tenets1. High Expectations2. Teacher Attitude and Responsibility3. All Children Can Learn4. Building Self Esteem5. Climate of Mutual Respect6. Teacher Knowledge and Skills
Comanche Spurs Expectations for Living1. We will value one another as unique and special individuals.2. We will not laugh at or make fun of a person’s mistakes nor use sarcasm or put-downs.3. We will use good manners, saying “please,” “thank you,” and “excuse me” and allow others to go first.4. We will cheer each other to success.5. We will help one another whenever possible.6. We will recognize every effort and applaud it.7. We will encourage each other to do our best.8. We will practice virtuous living using the Life Principles.
I am a teacher. I accept the challenge to be sagacious and tenacious in teaching every student because I believe every student can learn.I accept the responsibility to create a learning environment conducive to optimum achievement academically, socially, and emotionally.
I actively pursue excellence for my students and myself.I provide a model of decorum and respect that guides my students as well as honors them.
I affirm superlative expectations for my students and myself.
I cherish every student.I am a teacher. I change the world one student at a time.
Student's CreedI am a Comanche Springs Spur. I have great expectations for myself. I respect myself, others, and my school. My actions determine my future. I exemplify integrity and self-discipline. I accept the challenge to be the best I can be. I am a Comanche Springs Spur. I lead the way. After all, it's a Spur Thing.