Jeffrey Trail Middle School W.I.N.G.S is a school-wide commitment to positive behavior support. It enhances the capacity of schools, families, and communities to design effective environments that improve the academic and behavioral outcomes for all students.

JTMS expected behaviors

Willing to take risks
Willing to cheerfully attempt challenges outside academic and social comfort zones.

Integrity in actions
A steadfast adherence to a strict moral ethical code; honest.

Noble in thoughts
Shows high moral character and respect for others while demonstrating courage in actions

Generous in spirit
Kind and giving towards others

Takes initiative to independently get started and stay on task

How does it work?

DEFINE: School-wide expected behaviors are clearly defined

TEACH: Expected behaviors are intentionally taught in all settings at school

RECOGNIZE: Students are purposefully reinforced for demonstrating positive school-wide expected behavior with JTMS W.I.N.G.S.

MONITOR: Student behavior data is used to plan school-wide and individual interventions

Student Recognition

Weekly Advisement Drawing
Every Wednesday JTMS W.I.N.G.S. cards are randomly chosen from the turn-in envelope. These students are rewarded with a variety of school-related prizes

Friday Drawing
Each week 7 lucky individuals will be selected for community supported prizes

Trimester Rewards
During each trimester all students who earn a specific number of tickets will be invited to participate in special W.I.N.G.S. events!

JTMS School-wide Matrix

  School-Wide Inside Areas Outside Areas Snack & Lunch Area
cheerfully & being ready
  • Work cooperatively
  • Be a leader
  • Contribute positively
  • take intellectual risks
  • Proceed to class when the first bell rings
  • Actively participate
  • Remain in supervised areas
  • Follow guidelines given by adults
  • Join a new group
  • Pick up after yourself
keeps to moral & ethical principles
  • Practice academic honesty
  • Do the right thing even when no one is looking
  • Take ownership of your actions
  • Refrain from disturbing classes
  • Keep restrooms clean
  • Return lost items to the office
  • Play by the rules of the game
  • Touch only the food you plan to purchase
high moral character, respect for others, courage in actions
  • Think outside of yourself
  • Stand up for others
  • Consider how your words & actions may affect others
  • Say "Excuse me"
  • Open doors for others
  • Cheer for the opposition
  • Bring the outsider in
  • Report problems or unsafe situations to an adult
  • Say "Please" & "Thank you"
  • Wait your turn patiently
kind & giving towards others
  • Offer help to others
  • Be understanding of people of different cultures, races, religions & abilities
  • Be courteous of others personal space
  • Encourage others
  • Practice good sportsmanship
  • Be polite & mature with the lunch staff
takes initiative to independently get started & stay on task
  • Be a problem solver by using all resources
  • Leave your area cleaner than you found it
  • Keep track of your own things
  • Walk on the right side of the hallways in a quiet, safe & orderly manner
  • Use the restroom during breaks
  • Keeps hands, feet & other objects to yourself
  • Use marked crosswalks
  • Walk calmly to the lunchline
  • Place backpacks in designated areas