Dripping Springs Elementary is proud to be recognized as a Stephen Covey The Leader In Me school! The Leader in Me is an approach to developing a culture of leadership in our school and is based on The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People® by Stephen Covey. These schools receive national recognition for their emphasis on developing leadership in young children.
Incorporating The Leader in Mepractices within our school’s environment and curriculum will help our students become even more ready to succeed in the 21st Century, with critical skills and characteristics such as: trustworthiness, a strong work ethic, motivation, problem-solving skills, goal setting, effective interpersonal skills, a sense of teamwork, academic achievement and valuing diversity in a global market. By developing the WHOLE child-- socially, emotionally, academically and ethically, we will foster a school climate that promotes everyday greatness!
"Leadership is communicating people's worth and potential so clearly that they are inspired to see it in themselves." --- Stephen R. Covey