Teachers select their student of the week or Jazzy Jaguar as we now call them. Teachers make the week special for these students. They are line leaders, wear a special shirt or sit in a special desk for the week. They all have their name announced on the news program along with the committment to character trait they exhibited.
Student of the Month
The Downtown Breakfast Optimist Club sponsors our Student of the Month honors. Students are selected by their teachers for their outstanding citizenship. The first Friday of that month students select a friend and eat out in the Rainbow Garden.
Prinicpal's List and Honor Roll
All students in grades 3 through 5 are eligible to receive Principal's List and Honor Roll each grading period. Students' names are placed in our newsletter and they are given certificates and special treats from our business partners.
Keys to Good Character
As part of Bay Vista's Committment to Character program students who display one of the following characteristics: Responsibilty, Respect, Honesty and Motivation are given keys to good character. These are announced on our morning show and displayed in our hallways.
Caught Being Good
Our school wide incentive program is centered around Caught being Good. Students earn coins from any staff members for exhibiting Commitment to Character traits and the TRIBES agreements. Classes that reach the monthly goal have a kool pop party in the cafeteria. The class with the most coins receive free time with Mrs. Bauman.