10-Year Study Shows Staggering Improvements in Student Attendance & Expulsions District-wide.

Downey, California — Downey Unified School District recently released their 10-year findings showing a dramatic 25-year low in suspensions and high marks from both students and parents on the use of CHARACTER COUNTS! within their schools. Year after year, it is believed that our CHARACTER COUNTS! has played an integral role in these results in addition to improving school safety, student morale, engagement and high school graduation rates.


  • The Six Pillars of Character®
  • Social-emotional growth
  • Positive school climate
  • School safety
  • Anti-bullying strategies
  • Academic competency

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For additional info and pricing about CHARACTER COUNTS! call 1-800-711-2670 or send us an email at hello@charactercounts.org.