What three words best describe who the person graduating has become that make you so proud? 


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Critical thinker

Confident he can succeed in the real world

Truly educated

DCPS parent / family member, DCPS central office employee  -  Ward 1


 

Self assured, thinker, kind

DCPS school-based employee  - 


 

self-disciplined, reflective, curious

DCPS parent / family member, DCPS school-based employee  -  Ward 4


 

-Knowledgeable

-Intelligent

-Critical Thinker

-A courageous believer

...and has a joy of learning.

Professional School Counselor  -  Ward 4


 

prepared knowledgeable respectful

DCPS school-based employee  -  Ward 8


 

confident

resourceful

ambitious

DCPS school-based employee  -  Ward 5


 

Develop, educated,strong.

  - 


 

Capable, responsible, driven

DCPS school-based employee  -  Arlington, VA


 

Intelligent, resourceful and kind

DCPS school-based employee  -  Montgomery County, MD


 

Well-rounded

Confident

Prepared

DCPS school-based employee  -  I live in Ward 4 but work in Ward 8


 

Confidence

Happiness

Willingness to Succeed

DCPS school-based employee  -  Ward 6


 

Ambitous, thoughful and driven.

DCPS central office employee  - 


 

Prepared, Confident, a Critical-Thinker

DCPS school-based employee  -  Ward 1


 

He or she is an advance world learner, community server, and independent.

Community member, DCPS school-based employee  -  Ward 7


 

--Motivated

--Open-minded

--Intelligent

DCPS school-based employee  -  Ward 4


 

Confident,

self-aware

inspired

(we need to stop obsessing so much about academics in teaching and start addressing the whole child. we need to start asking how smart our kids are and take the time to help them find out what they are smart at? children a

DCPS parent / family member, DCPS school-based employee  -  Ward 3


 

Capable

Ready

Advanced

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 6

family member  - 


Responsible

Respectful

Happy

DCPS central office employee  -  Central Office


 

confident, intelligent, competent

DCPS parent / family member, DCPS school-based employee  -  Ward 4


 

-organized, intelligent, and hardworking

DC government employee  -  Ward 1


 

competent, mature, skilled

Community member  -  Ward 5


 

inquisitive, intelligent, ambitious

DCPS central office employee  -  Ward 6


 

thoughtful, courageous, independent

DCPS central office employee  -  Ward 6


 

Confidant, intelligent, and a good citizen.

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 7


 

challenged

confident

competent

DCPS prospective parent / family member  -  Ward 2


 

independent

open-minded

lives with integrity

DCPS parent / family member, DCPS school-based employee  -  Ward 6


 

productive citizen

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 1


 

well-educated

confident

caring

parent who would send my child to DCPS if it were like the above.  -  Ward 5


 

confident, a thinker, happy.

DCPS parent / family member  -  PG county


 

Confident

Capable

Philanthropic

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 2


 

curious

articulate

good citizen

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 3


 

confidence, leadership, humility

DCPS prospective parent / family member  -  prospective parent possibly moving to Ward 8


 

Self-Advocate, Confidence and Motivation

DCPS school-based employee  -  Ward 8


  1. Olympic Gold Medalist
  2. Upstanding Young Man

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 2


 

Educated, Knowledgeable, Empowered

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 8


 

Not sure why this is being asked twice...

Tanious, self-confident and caring

DCPS central office employee  -  Ward 1


 

well-adjusted

successful

Optimistic about her future

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 6


 

That the person has become this tenacious, audacious, learned person that will be successful in life.

DCPS school-based employee  -  Ward 5


 

Proud

Productive

Proforming in the work place of the world

DCPS school-based employee  -  Ward 7


 

- this person has his/her own hopes for their future and sees a way to get there

DCPS school-based employee  -  Ward 2


 

  1. self-sufficient
  2. driven
  3. compassionate

DCPS school-based employee  -  Ward 5


 

well-rounded, passionate, a motivation to inspire others on the importance of education

DCPS school-based employee  -  not sure?


 

Optimistic, service-minded, prepared

DCPS parent / family member, DCPS alumnus, Business / non-profit community member  -  Ward 5


 

prepared

open to new experiences

successful

DCPS school-based employee  -  Ward 6


 

A life-long learner

A responsible citizen

A hopeful person

DCPS school-based employee  -  Ward 3


 

A very skilled musician, artist, and sculptor

retired teacher, former DCPS student, former DCPS parent  -  Ward 5


 

leader, respectful, community partner

DCPS central office employee  -  dpcs central office so all wards


 

Driven

Ambitious

Achiever

DCPS central office employee  - 


 

  1. Thoughtful
  2. Independent
  3. Motivated

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 1


 

Curious

Committed to change

Able to learn

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 5


 

Engaged in her community

Curious

Problem Solver

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 5


 

Dedicated, persistent, open-minded

DCPS school-based employee  -  Ward 3


 

Pioneer,  Visionary, Leader

DCPS school-based employee  -  Ward 5


 

 

Life Long Learner

DCPS alumnus, DCPS school-based employee  -  Ward 5


 

The wording of this question is very confusing. 

competent, mature, confident

DCPS alumnus  -  Ward 3


 

  1. College-bound
  2. Proud
  3. Optimistic

DCPS school-based employee  -  Ward 4


 

considerate

thoughtful

caring

DCPS school-based employee  -  Ward 2


 

Ready, responsible, skilled

DCPS alumnus, Business / non-profit community member  -  Ward 1


 

Respectful (to adults and peers and family members)

Responsible (in school and outside of school)

Ready (for higher education or employment)

DCPS school-based employee  -  Ward 8


 

healthy, strong, proud

parent of a DCPS alumnus  -  Ward 6


 

Confident

Engaged

Excited

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 3


 

Self-confident/Capable

Energized

Compassionate

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 5


 

Responsible-Bright-Involved

DCPS school-based employee  -  Ward 1


 

Empathetic. Worldly. Engaged.

DCPS school-based employee  -  Ward 3


 

intelligent

self aware

knowledgeable

DCPS parent / family member, DCPS school-based employee  -  Ward 7


 

The personal is well rounded and can read and write on a college level.

DCPS school-based employee  -  Ward 1


 

Outspoken

Honorable

Inquisitive

DCPS parent / family member, DCPS prospective parent / family member, DCPS alumnus  -  Ward 7


 

Kind, respectful, and hard working.

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 2


 

Competent, confident, caring.

DCPS parent / family member, DCPS school-based employee  -  Ward 4


 

compassionate, respectful, true to themselves

Community member, DCPS school-based employee  -  Ward 3


 

Interested

Kind

Thoughtful

Community member, DCPS central office employee  -  Ward 5


 

Determined, Caring, Accomplished

DCPS parent / family member  -  zip code 20007


 

  1. Influence
  2. Caring
  3. Potential

DCPS central office employee  -  Ward 4


 

well-educated, confident, excited about education/ideas/future

DCPS parent / family member, DCPS school-based employee  -  Ward 6


 

ready for college academically and socially

confident, intelligent, independent

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 1


 

Knowledgeable, Compassionate, Initiator (person who takes initiative)

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 6


 

 

  Hard working, confidence,  high expectation

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 4


 

independent

confident

intellectually curious

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 3


 

  1. Leadership
  2. Intellectually curious
  3. Solid

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 1


 

responsible, intelligent, compassionate

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 2


 

Adult and mature.

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 3


 

Empowered

Disciplined

Thoughtful

Community member  -  Ward 1


 

same as above

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 2


 

Proud of him/herself

Desire to be challenged in the future and work towards goals

supported and supportive of others

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 6


 

confident, mature, capable

DCPS prospective parent / family member  -  Ward 4


 

Ambitious,

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 4


 

Character

All-around

Memorable

DCPS alumnus, Community member  -  Ward 6


 

Respectful.  Open-minded.  Driven.

DCPS prospective parent / family member  -  Ward 5


 

integrity, intelligence, ambition

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 1


 

Intelligent

Successful

Career Driven

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 4


 

This question doesn't make sense to me. I can't describe why I would be proud of a specific person without knowing who that person is. Did they overcome a learning disability, the loss of a family member, etc?  Not a good question.

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 6


 

Prepared

Considerate

Worldly

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 6


 

I am proud he can take care of himself in terms of his own learning and emotional needs.

I am proud he is a man conscious of social justice.

I am proud that he will return to give back to his community.

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 3


 

Focused

Creative

Respectful

DCPS parent / family member, DCPS alumnus  -  Work - ward 2 and live in ward 7


 

a caring person who tends to other & clearly has been tended to as well.

on solid ground educationally

 

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 4


 

Please survey writers--you are supposed to be educators--this question is not grammatical and doesn't make sense.  Perhaps you need to go back to the school of the future!

I suppose in this case I have to say that I am proud because the person who is gra

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 6


 

hard-working, kind, thoughtful

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 6


 

Confident. Creative. Engaged.

DCPS parent / family member, DCPS alumnus  -  Ward 6


 

Confident

Intelligent

Leader

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 3


 

Sophisticated, well-rounded and knowledgable about the world, confident comfortable anywhere, prepared for anything life brings.

DCPS parent / family member, Community member, community leader  -  Ward 2


 

Integrity, honesty and respect.

DCPS parent / family member  -  I live in 1 kids in ward 2 schools.


 

Happy, smart, empathic.

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 1


 

generous, confident, ambitious

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 6


 

Confident, well-adjusted, giving.

DCPS school-based employee  -  Ward 7


 

intelligent

articulate

respectful

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 7


 

Independent, ambitious, well-trained.

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 3


 

- College-bound, scholar, enthusastic

DCPS parent / family member, Community member, DCPS school-based employee  -  Ward 7


 

well rounded, well educated, has the skills to set out for college

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 3


 

enthusiastic

friendly

confident

DCPS parent / family member  -  Ward 3


 

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