• The motto for this MONTH


    The motto for this week is: I bring effort to everything I do!

    The Mandarin Core Value: Courtesy
    When we do our part in school and at home that is an essential way to show courtesy to others.

    The District Monthly SEL Theme: Empathy & Compassion


    The theme this quarter is: Am I making an honest effort? 

    "The only thing in your control is EFFORT.
    That's all, and that's everything."                   

                                             -Mark Cuban



    I am a productive team member.

    The Mandarin Core Value is:


    I choose what I believe about myself.
    The Mandarin Core Value is:Kindness
    The Districts Monthly Theme is:Intentional Thinking



     I steer clear of gossip.

    The Mandarin Core Value is: Honesty

    The Districts Monthly Theme is: Managing Stress & Anxiety



    I know when my thoughts help me or hurt me.

    The Mandarin Core Value is:


    The Districts Monthly Theme is:

    Change & Resilience

    The goal this week is to help students understand how their thinking influences their experiences. To help students "think" about their thinking, ask them the four questions below. 

    • "What do you think today will be like?"
    • “Do you want a day like that?"
    • "Can you picture a better day happening instead?”
    • "What can you do to make the day you want possible?”