|Mason Consolidated Schools|
|Bylaws & Policies|
5820 - STUDENT GOVERNMENT
The Board of Education acknowledges the importance of offering students the opportunity to participate in self-government within the establishment of the schools.
Students shall have the right to organize, conduct meetings, elect officers and representatives, and petition the Board.
The Board will recognize the Student Council as the official voice of the student body for students in grades 6-12 and for the purpose of:
|A.||giving students practical experience in organizing, planning, and affecting outcomes;|
|B.||developing student leadership;|
|C.||providing a learning experience in democratic decision making;|
|D.||offering another avenue toward the realization of the goals of this District.|
The Superintendent shall establish administrative guidelines to implement this policy.