A student council provides for student activities, serves as a training experience for student leaders, promotes the common good, provides students opportunities for feedback in the management of the school, develops high ideals of personal conduct, acts as a clearinghouse for student activities, seeks to interest students in school district affairs, and helps solve problems that may arise. Members of the council are student representatives who have direct access to the administration.
The building principal, in conjunction with the students and licensed employees, will set forth the guidelines for student government participation, operations, and other elements of the government.
Reviewed: 5/11; 4/12; 7/13; 10/14; 1/15; 10/17; 9/20
Legal Reference (Code of Iowa): § 279.8
IASB Reference: 504.1