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A James River Graduate

A James River graduate demonstrates:
  • grade-level or above academic achievement.
  • strong reading, writing, mathematical, and problem-solving skills.
  • an understanding of how scientists study the world and how historians study the past.
  • familiarity with a second language.
  • an appreciation for the fine and performing arts.
  • the ability to do an effective oral presentation.
  • strong study skills.
  • behavior that is trustworthy, honest, caring, responsible, respectful, and fair.
  • the ability to work in a group, to be a contributing member of a team.
  • familiarity with the use of technology for research, communication, and presentation.
  • an understanding of the importance of lifelong fitness.
  • the self-discipline and self-confidence that results from participating on an athletic team, in a musical group, or in a dramatic production.
  • the leadership qualities of initiative, perseverance, tolerance, and integrity.
  • dedication to being good stewards of the environment.
  • the ability to see and appreciate multiple viewpoints, cultures, styles, and opinions.
  • dedication to connecting and contributing to both local and global communities.