Category: Core Virtues

Gratitude to Elders of the World

Student Reporter: Phoebe Soong, Class of 2019 On November 27, 2015, the Junior High and Freshmen from Developing Virtue Girls School visited Autumn Leaves, a retirement center, which has served the senior community in Ukiah for over forty years. At the center, students perform and chat with the […]

2nd and 3rd Grade Social Studies

The 2nd and 3rd grade Social Studies class held mayoral elections as the culmination for the government unit. After studying about government at all levels, including a visit to Ukiah’s city hall to hold a mock city council meeting, the students chose a character from a novel they […]

Gratitude is a Gift

Student Reporter: Vanessa Sun, Class of 2017 The ability to appreciate brings people awareness. Students express their gratitude to their teachers on Confucius’s birthday. Hosted by the juniors, the event was successful and inspiring. Every class performed in different ways to express their gratitude. The students also served […]

9th Grade English

Students read Chinua Achebe’s Things Fall Apart. Major themes discussed in this unit include the individual versus society; traditions and modernity; as well as gender roles and responsibility. As the culminating assignment, they researched a social issue facing our society and prepared a poster that illustrates major facts and […]