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McKinley Middle- High School Student of the Month Criteria

(Please note) The student may be nominated by individual teachers and/or grade level/content
teams. If a team nominates a student only one form has to be submitted. Each month one
student per grade level is selected as the grade level student of the month. The criteria for
the selection are listed below.

1-Academic Performance-- including grades, class participation, completion of
assignments * Improvement in or good grades (not necessarily “A” honor roll, non-honor
roll students should receive first consideration- an increase)

2-Character-- displays one/some or all of the following: adaptability, compassion,
contemplation, honesty, initiative, loyalty, optimism, perseverance, respect,
responsibility, and trustworthiness. Demonstrates responsibility
3-Behavior-- obeys rules, shows respect to peers and authority, well mannered; includes
behavior both inside and outside of the classroom and has not received any referrals or
has gone a certain length of time with improve behavior and has not acquired additional
referrals. Over all Attitude toward others and learning

4- Effort-- works hard and is persistence.
5-Social Relationship-- displays leadership, willingness to help peers, shows respect to
others. Good citizenship or improvement in citizenship. Respectful to peers and teachers
6-Attendance-- attends school regularly and arrives to school and classes on time or
displays a positive improvement in attendance
Each month the selected candidate's picture and biography will be posted in the school's
main office, their name posted on the school's website, they will receive a McK-Student of
the Month $5.00 gift card to McDonald’s.
Submitted names will be drawn from the McKinley Gold bug bowl to select the winner.

Every classroom teacher should nominate at least one student per year.








McKinley Middle- High School McK-Student of the Month Criteria

Student’s name:___________________________________________Grade:__________ Date:___________

Submitted by: (Team/staff member):_________________________
Rate all categories on a Lickert scale from 1- 4. 1 average,- 2 good, 3- great, 4- outstanding.
Please support your selection(s) with summary of data (% of grade increase or homework
turned in) and/or a brief anecdotal, factual statement from your professional observations
and interactions with the student ( student X has shown an increase of respect towards
others by helping another find a lost item).

1-Academic Performance 1 average,- 2 good, 3- great, 4-outstanding
Statement and/or data:
2-Character 1 average,- 2 good, 3- great, 4-outstanding
Statement and/or data:
3-Behavior 1 average,- 2 good, 3- great, 4-outstanding
Statement and/or data:
4- Effort 1 average,- 2 good, 3- great, 4-outstanding
Statement and/or data:
5-Social Relationships 1 average,- 2 good, 3- great, 4-outstanding
Statement and/or data:
6-Attendance 1 average,- 2 good, 3- great, 4-outstanding
Statement and/or data: