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Student Council

Student Council Applications for the 2018-2019 school year are due Friday, May 18th. Please note that teacher recommendation forms need to be given to two teachers of your choice by Tuesday, May 15th (teachers appreciate getting these early). Applications can be picked up in the office or downloaded from the links below. If you have any questions about this process, please see Mrs. Foutz or Mrs. Minaudo. We look forward to reading your applications!

Application for Student Council
Rubric for Student Council Application

Goals of Student Council

  • To serve as a council to discuss student activities and opinions regarding West Middle School.
  • To promote school spirit and pride in West.
  • To participate in community services and become involved in projects within our area.
  • To raise money and provide funding for activities and materials which contribute to school improvement and community assistance.
  • To show appreciation and recognition to students, staff, parents and our community.

Skills of Student Council Members

  • Strong leadership skills
  • Good organization skills
  • Sense of responsibility
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Friendliness and helpfulness; can be easily approached and talked to by all students
  • Takes place in school activities with enthusiasm
  • Consistently participates in ALL Student Council activities (i.e. fundraisers, spirit days, activity nights, meetings)
  • School spirit; has a sincere interest in making our school the best
  • Trustworthy with good decision making skills