The front of 5th Street School on a sunny day.
The front of 5th Street School on a sunny day.

The Leader In Me


     What is The Leader In Me ?

The Leader in Me is an approach to developing a culture of leadership in our schools and is based on The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People® by Stephen Covey.  Founded on internationally recognized, universal principles, The Leader in Me model emphasizes skills that parents, teachers and business leaders want and that students need to be successful in an ever changing society:

  • Leadership                                     Responsibility
  • Accountability                                 Problem Solving
  • Adaptability                                   Communication
  • Initiative and Self-direction              Creativity
  • Cross-cultural Skills                         Teamwork


7 Habits 

The Leader In Me Parent Resources

Kids Explaining the 7 Habits Video

The Leader In Me Website

Kid President- Inspiring Pep Talk