Generic Definition

“the state or fact of being answerable or accountable for something within one's power, control, or management”

Biblical Definition

“completing every task or obligation that belongs to me in the time allotted”

Bible Verse

“See that you fulfill the ministry that you have received in the Lord.”

Colossians 4:17

Notable Quotes

Benjamin Franklin

“Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.”

Abraham Lincoln

“You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.”

Martin Luther

“You are not only responsible for what you say, but also for what you do not say”

Eleanor Roosevelt

“The choices we make are ultimately our responsibility.”

Robert Breault

Opera singer
“Never point a finger where you never lent a hand.”


  • Character Trait Report (pdf)
    • Intended to be used on a weekly basis.
    • Students describe how they put the character trait into practice.
    • Parent affirms, signs and dates the document.