Seminole Science Charter School is pleased to announce we have been named a 2019 National School of Character. We are one of six schools in Florida to be awarded this honor.
“These schools’ representatives, including educators, parents, and students, are working together to create stronger communities focused on character. We are honored to validate their efforts and continue coaching them along their journeys. ” Doug Karr, Character.org’s President & CEO.
To learn more about the schools chosen today, please visit Character.org’s website
. Criteria for selection are based on Character.org’s 11 Principles of Effective Character
, which include providing students with opportunities for moral action, fostering shared leadership, and engaging families and communities as partners in the character-building effort.
Founded in 1993, Character.org is a national nonprofit based in Washington, D.C. It works with communities including organizations, schools, families, workplaces, and sports to inspire, educate, and empower people to be ethical and compassionate citizens. Character.org is a membership organization dedicated to growth and success through the advancement of quality character development in schools and communities through programs and resources. Visit www.character.org
to learn more.
About Seminole Science Charter School: Seminole Science Charter School (SSCS) is a STEM-focused Seminole County tuition-free public charter school that is approved by Seminole County School Board. SSCS offers a K-8 experience devoted to enriching the lives of students with an integration of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math - S.T.E.M. - curriculum and a diverse student population that seeks to achieve a well-rounded educational experience. SCSS offers a full-time gifted program and hands-on and project-based learning approaches, along with a research-based curriculum to encourage students to think above and beyond to reach their highest educational goals. Give your child the education they deserve!