Profile of a Northstar Student

Excellence qualities

  • Independent researcher
  • Self-motivated
  • Proficient in English/Speech
  • Computer literate—especially word processing (required for graduation)
  • Use scientific tools (scales, microscope, measuring, and calculator)
  • Solution oriented vs. problem oriented
  • Organizational skills
  • Proficient in arithmetic skills
  • Self-confident
  • Assertive
  • Tolerant/patient
  • Appreciative of the Arts
  • Environmentally aware
  • Politically/historically aware
  • Willing to serve the community