St. Vincent Ferrer An Educational Ministry of Saint Vincent Ferrer Catholic Church
A Member of the Diocese of Sacramento

Schoolwide Learning Expectations

We are saints because we...
S= Share and communicate ideas effectively
A= Are Always learning
I= Identify as Catholics
N= are Noble Citizens
T= Think Critically

S= Share and communicate ideas effectively
1. Ask questions and use technology appropriately.
2. Participate in group discussions and respect the opinion of others.
3. Express thoughts and ideas through effective speaking and writing.

A= Are Always learning
1. Demonstrate an enthusiasm for learning and have knowledge and awareness of community and world issues.
2. Develop research skills and have a practical understanding of technology.
3. Develop a sense of independence, responsibility, and self-discipline to achieve purposeful learning.

I= Identify as Catholics
1. Are faith filled and loving, and live the teachings of Christ.
2. Demonstrate appropriate behavior, leadership and respect for all of God's creation.
3. Understand the teachings of the Catholic Church and receive the sacraments regularly.

N= are Noble Citizens
1. Take responsibility and lead by setting a good example.
2. Have compassion for the less fortunate and are stewards of creation.
3. Respect authority and obey laws.

T= Think Critically
1. Read and evaluate materials carefully to make informed judgment.
2. Draw inferences and form conclusions and apply skills in solving problems.