Terrific Kids is a student-recognition program that promotes character development, self-esteem and perseverance for elementary students. The word TERRIFIC stands for or represents such qualities as:

T - thoughtful 
E - enthusiastic
R - respectful
R - responsible
I - inclusive
F - friendly
I - inquisitive
C - capable

Since the 1991-92 school year, the Kiwanis Club of Houma has worked with eleven area schools in Terrebonne Parish recognizing deserving third grade students each nine weeks! Presentations are made four times a year.