Someone who is responsible is accountable, dependable, reliable,
and can distinguish between right and wrong.
We don't do that We don't do that  That's what we do That's what makes us
Breaking laws/rules Making excuses for breaking/ Following laws/rules Being a model citizen
  ignoring laws    
Truant from school Excessive tardiness/ absences 4 or fewer days of  Perfect attendance/
(Skipping) from school absence/tardies per year no tardies
Not doing work Late and/or sloppy work or not Completed work, turned in on time Consistent effort & preparedness
or being prepared having necessary supplies for class   that produces quality work
Not being trustworthy Breaking promises Keeping promises Being trustworthy and
(Lot's of "B's") Bellies, back, bedroom wear, Appropriate school attire that Clothing is not attention
  bottoms, breasts, bras, boxers is clean and fits well seeking and being respectful
      of others' clothing
Using technology inappropriately Using unpermitted technology  Keeping unpermitted technology turned Using technology to improve
(computers, cell phones, MP3's) during school hours.  Not using off & out of sight during school hours. learning & relationships at 
  permitted technology appropriately   appropriate times, in appropriate
"Every right has responsibilities." Lewis Schwellenbach
"Responsibility is the thing people dread most of all; yet it is the one thing that develops us."    Mark Twain
If you do not have the time to do it right, when will you find the time to do it over?     John Wooden
"It is easy to dodge our responsibilities but we cannot dodge the consequences of dodging our responsibilities."  Anonymous