2016 State Schools of Character
68 schools and 4 districts from 16 states have been designated as State Schools of Character for 2016. Each year, Character.org and its state affiliates select schools and districts that demonstrate a dedicated focus on character development that has a true positive impact on academic achievement, student behavior, and school climate.

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CaliforniaNew Jersey
Brentwood Lower School
Sierra Vista Middle School
The Wesley School
Alan B. Shepard Elementary School
Carl Sandburg Middle School
Carusi Middle School
Central Elementary School
Clara Barton Elementary School
Donald Stewart Early Childhood Center No. 51
E.A. Bogert School
Hillside Elementary School
Maple Road School
McGalliard Elementary School
Nicholas S. La Corte-Peterstown School No. 3
North Plainfield High School
Woodmont Elementary School
Florida
Imagine Schools at South Lake

IllinoisNew York
Abraham Lincoln Elementary School
Embers Elementary School
Jonas E. Salk Middle School
Turtle Hook Middle School
Uniondale High School
Valley Stream North
Valley Stream South High School
Yorktown Central School District
KansasNorth Carolina
Kiowa County Elementary and Jr. High School
Lincoln Elementary School
Valley Center Intermediate School
Haynes-Inman Education Center
Oak Hill Elementary School
Southeast Guilford High School
Union Academy
MarylandOklahoma
Norwood Stem Program
Thomas W. Pyle Middle School
Jefferson Elementary School
Lincoln Elementary School
Muskogee Early Childhood Center
Massachusetts
Pennsylvania
Mill Pond School
Eleanor Roosevelt School
Makefield Elementary School
Manor Elementary School
Parkside Elementary School
Penn Valley Elementary School
Pennsbury High School
Walt Disney Elementary School
Minnesota
South Carolina
St. Mark’s Catholic School
Porter-Gaud School
MissouriTexas
Barretts Elementary School
Bayless Elementary School
Bayless School District
Bowles Elementary School
Craig Elementary School
Fox C-6 Don Earl Early Childhood Center
Geggie Elementary School
George Guffey Elementary
John Cary Early Childhood Center
Kennard Classical Junior Academy
Lincoln Elementary School
Rockwood School District
Sappington Elementary School
Uthoff Valley Elementary School
Valley Park Middle School
Woerner Elementary School
Woerther Elementary School
Coppell Independent School District
Denton Creek Elementary School
G.W. Robinson Elementary School
Martin Walker Elementary School
Pinkerton Elementary School
New JerseyWisconsin
Alan B. Shepard Elementary School
Carl Sandburg Middle School
Carusi Middle School
Central Elementary School
Clara Barton Elementary School
Donald Stewart Center for Early Childhood School No. 51
E.A. Bogert School
Brown Deer Middle High School
Meyer Middle School
Pleasant Prairie Elementary School