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Portrait of the Graduate


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A graduate of Weston High School:


Thinks Critically 

Analyzes concepts, questions ideas, evaluates information, draws inferences and conclusions, applies knowledge to novel situations

Communicates with Purpose

Establishes purpose, advances a position, engages the audience, uses compelling resources, listens critically

Solves Problems

Designs questions, proposes solutions, demonstrates reasoning, overcomes obstacles, reflects on outcomes

Expresses Creativity

Designs novel ideas, seeks feedback, accepts criticism, takes intellectual and aesthetic risks, presents a unique point of view

Cares for Self

Advocates for oneself, sets goals for a healthy lifestyle, makes thoughtful decisions, notices and regulates emotions

Cares for Others

Fosters sharing of ideas, considers alternate perspectives, demonstrates empathy, collaborates toward a common goal, contributes positively to school and community


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