Chamber to honor students at Almond Acres Charter Academy
Students at Almond Acres Charter Academy Welcome ‘Character Counts’
On February 15, 2013, the Paso Robles Chamber of Commerce and community leaders will proudly acknowledge those students from Almond Acres Charter Academy who have succeeded in making a difference with their actions in a nationwide program, Character Counts!
“I think showing others you’re an honest, decent, compassionate human being is one of the most important skills you can teach a child. I am proud to support the teachings of this program and excited for community businesses to be involved”, says Mike Gibson, CEO of the Paso Robles Chamber of Commerce.
Mike Gibson, President and CEO, with the Paso Robles Chamber of Commerce, will visit Almond Acres Charter Academy and be given a tour of the campus by students who have gone above and beyond to show Good Citizenship and that Character Counts. They will enjoy a lunch sponsored by the Chamber.
The Character Counts Program is a monthly recognition program promoting six pillars of character: Trustworthiness, Respect, Responsibility, Fairness, Caring, and Citizenship.
Executive Director, Bob Bourgault, with Almond Acres Charter Academy, “We are so excited to spotlight our outstanding AACA Character! Almond Acres Charter Academy works hard to create a positive learning environment that is welcoming, caring and where students feel safe”
The Character Counts Program helps students develop positive behaviors and stresses the importance of good character and citizenship.