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LITTLE VILLAGE MIDDLE SCHOOL

IB LEARNER PROFILE 2020-2021


SEPTEMBER

INQUIRERS


We nurture our curiosity, developing skills for inquiry and research.  We know how to learn independently and with others. We learn with enthusiasm and sustain our love of learning throughout life.

FEBRUARY

OPEN-MINDED


We critically appreciate our own cultures and personal histories, as well as the values and traditions of others.  We seek and evaluate a range of points of view, and we are willing to grow from the experience.

OCTOBER

KNOWLEDGEABLE


We develop and use conceptual understanding, exploring knowledge across a range of disciplines.  We engage with issues and ideas that have local and global significance. 

MARCH

CARING


We show empathy, compassion and respect.  We have a commitment to service, and we act to make a positive difference in the lives of others and in the world around us. 

NOVEMBER

THINKERS


We use critical and creative thinking skills to analyse and take responsible action on complex problems.  We exercise initiative making reasoned, ethical decisions.

APRIL

RISK-TAKERS


We approach uncertainty with forethought and determination; we work independently and cooperatively to explore new ideas and innovative strategies.  We are resourceful and resilient in the face of challenges and change. 

DECEMBER

COMMUNICATORS


We express ourselves confidently and creatively in more than one language and in many ways.  We collaborate effectively, listening carefully to the perspectives of other individuals and groups.

MAY

BALANCED


We understand the importance of balancing different aspects of our lives-intellectual, physical, and emotional-to achieve well-being for ourselves and others.  We recognize our interdependence with other people and with the world in which we live. 

JANUARY

PRINCIPLED


We act with integrity and honesty, with a strong sense of fairness and justice, and with respect for the dignity and rights of people everywhere.  We take responsibility for our actions and their consequences.

JUNE

REFLECTIVE


We thoughtfully consider the world and our own ideas and experience.  We work to understand our strengths and weaknesses in order to support our learning and personal development.