Generic Definition

“candid; frank; blunt”

Biblical Definition

“ Clear, direct, and honest communication motivated by a desire to honor God and build up others.”

Bible Verse

“Let your yes be yes, and your no be no; anything beyond this comes from the evil one.”

Matthew 5:37

Notable Quotes


“Direct communication is the key to building strong relationships.”


  • 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.