PBIS

Doing Our P.A.R.R.T.

This is a program encouraging Taft students to do their personal best in everything they choose to do. We recognize P.A.R.R.T. throughout the school day with P.A.R.R.T Points and at the end of the year with a variety of awards.

P.A.R.R.T.

  • Personal Best
  • Active Listening
  • Respect
  • Responsibility
  • Trustworthiness

ITBS AWARDS

Available to all students. Students will take ITBS in April. The following awards will be given a the end of the school year. Awards are based on Math Total, Reading Comprehension or Core Total.

At/Above Grade Level OR Improvement of 1 Year or More

Purple Carabiner

Above 90%

  • 6th: Green T-Shirt
  • 7th: Carolina Blue T-Shirt
  • 8th: Black T-Shirt

99%

Paw Trophy

Honor Roll Awards

Available to all students. Certificates are awarded each trimester.

  • 3.0 - 3.49 GPA
  • 3.5 - 3.99 GPA
  • 4.0 GPA

P.A.C.T. 3-Year Award

Plaque available to 8th graders.
Student must have participated in at least one PACT activity each of their three years at Taft.

Intramural Award

Available to all students.
Student must participate in at least 3 athletic or academic intramurals in one school year.
6th: Purple sling bag
7th: Orange T-Shirt
8th: Blue T-Shirt

Possible Intramurals to Participate In

Most will be available to all students unless otherwise noted.

  • Cooking Club
  • Book Club
  • Archives
  • Art Club
  • Outdoor Activities
  • Bowling (6th only)
  • Wrestling
  • Volleyball
  • Flag Football
  • Memory Book (8th only)
  • Basketball
  • Ping Pong

..and whatever else our crazy staff can come up with....

Sports Awards

Available to 7th and 8th graders. Awards are given at the end of each sports season.

  • Football
  • Volleyball (girls only)
  • Tennis
  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Wrestling
  • Soccer
  • Track & Field
  • Swimming

4-Sport Award

Available to 7th and 8th graders.
Student must compete in at least four Taft sport seasons in one school year.

  • 7th: Blue T-Shirt
  • 8th: Silver Aluminum Water Bottle

Fine Arts Awards

Available to all students.
Students participating in the following Fine Arts programs will receive a participation certificate at the end of the year.

  • Band
  • Orchestra
  • Kids from Taft (through audition only)
  • Vocal Music

Drama Award

Trophy available to 8th graders.
Student must participate in one drama production each of their three years at Taft. Participation can be either on-stage or in stage crew or a combination of both.