UPPER SCHOOL

MYP GRADE 6-8

I AM PRINCIPLED

I act with integrity and honesty, with a strong sense of fairness, justice and respect for the dignity of the individual, groups and communities.

I take responsibility for my own actions and the consequences that accompany them

I AM KNOWLEDGEABLE

I explore concepts, ideas and issues that have local and global significance. In doing so, I acquire in-depth knowledge and develop understanding across a broad range of disciplines.

I AM AN INQUIRER

I have a natural curiosity and learn to acquire the skills necessary to conduct inquiry and research and show independence in learning.

 

I actively enjoy learning and this love of learning will be sustained throughout my life.

I AM CARING

I show empathy, compassion and respect towards the needs and feelings of others.

I have a personal commitment to service, and act to make a positive difference to the lives of others and to the environment.

I AM BALANCED

I understand the importance of intellectual, physical and emotional balance to achieve personal well-being for myself and others.

I AM A COMMUNICATOR

I understand and express ideas and information confidently and creatively in more than one language and in a variety of modes of communication. I am willing to work in collaboration with others.

At Delano Academy

 

My potential is ENDLESS

I AM REFLECTIVE

I give thoughtful consideration to my own learning and experience.

I am able to assess and understand my strengths and limitations in order to support my learning and personal development.