What is PBIS?

PBIS stands for Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports, and provides a multi-tiered system for teaching positive behavior. This research based, school wide system, focuses on teaching and rewarding positive behavior and aims to prevent behavior problems.

STAR Behavior
At North Godwin, we look to demonstrate STAR behavior. We expect all students and staff to:

Star Logo

When students are caught showing STAR behavior, they are awarded a STAR ticket. Their ticket then goes into a bi-monthly raffle where 10 winners are picked from each grade level to win a prize. Prizes that we have had so far include: extra computer time, free play in the gym, wearing a hat to school, and extra recess.

You can see the expectations for our building in the STAR Behavior Matrix. PDF Document

STAR Assemblies

Twice a month our school comes together for our STAR assemblies. During our assembly, we celebrate our STAR winners and focus on the True Success character trait for the month.

The table below highlights the trait for each month.

September Respect
October Wisdom
November Gratitude
December Self-Control
January Grit
February Courage
March Encouragement
April Compassion
May Integrity