Edward W. Bok Academy North Scholars will be principled leaders that thrive through holistic education and will continue to build capacity and commitment for the value of service locally and globally.
EDWARD W. BOK ACADEMY NORTH CREED
I am an intelligent and focused scholar.
My destiny is in my hands.
I will overcome all obstacles which stand in my way.
The decisions I make today will affect the rest of my life.
I will have respect for myself and others.
I will also set a good example for my peers.
I will model integrity and high moral standards.
Education is my ticket to success.
I will utilize every day given to me to the fullest,
realizing I will never have another opportunity to repeat today.
Right here, right now -- I seize this day!
Edward W. Bok
Edward William Bok (1863-1930) was a Dutch-born American editor and Pulitzer Prize-winning author. He was editor of the Ladies' Home Journal for 30 years. He also distributed popular home-building plans and created Bok Tower Gardens in central Florida. -Wikipedia
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