A graduate of Southfield Public Schools will be a...

 

  • Self-directed learner who
    • Accesses information
    • ​Comprehends information
    • Analyzes information
    • Synthesizes information
    • Evaluates information
    • Applies information
    • Sets goals
    • Competes effectively in a global society
    • Pursues learning for continuous lifelong growth;
  • Decision maker who
    • Accesses relevant information
    • Identifies and evaluates alternatives
    • Analyzes consequences
    • Decides to make a choice and is able to justify it
    • Accepts responsibility for a decision;Effective communicator who
    • Constructs meaning from many resources and for varied purposes and audiences
    • Uses verbal, written, artistic and technological media to inform, persuade and effect change
    • Logically organizes information and ideas;
  • Collaborative worker who
    • Shares knowledge and ideas
    • Contributes to and supports group efforts
    • Communicates effectively with diverse groups
    • Assumes appropriate roles
    • Performs duties responsibly
    • Creates a quality product or service;
  • Problem solver who
    • Identifies and explains a problem
    • Identifies, accesses and integrates available resources to 1 solve a problem
    • Strategizes alternatives and evaluates their consequences
    • Implements solutions
    • Monitors and adjusts;
    • Technologically literate person who
    • Ethically accesses and applies technology
    • Uses various modes of technology
    • Integrates technology into daily living
    • Applies knowledge to solve technological problems;
    • Culturally literate person who
    • Values the richness of life within various cultures
    • Appreciates how the arts and humanities enrich life
    • Uses the arts as a form of self-expression; and
  • Caring, contributing member of society who
    • Recognizes the responsibility of the individual to local and world communities
    • Understands the similarities and differences in beliefs and values among various social and ethnic groups and engages in activities that support and celebrate diversity
    • Works with others to resolve community issues
    • Improves the quality of life for self and others
    • Acts in a socially responsible manner
    • Participates in the democratic process