Enlightium Academy's Student Council provides students with the opportunity to build and strengthen communication and leadership skills in a safe and supportive environment.
The mission of the Enlightium Academy Student Council is to provide an atmosphere of unity within the student body, causing a more enriched online school experience while building responsible leaders within our school community, and promoting the values that represent godly character in all students. We will accomplish our mission through leading by example in the eSocial platform, engaging students through contests, and by being respectful, responsible, and safe.
Requirements to run for Student Council
To run for student council, the student must be:
- Currently enrolled full-time at Enlightium Academy
- In grades 6-12
- No behavioral instances on file
- No major progress issues such as low progress probation
2019-2020 Election Timeline
Monday, September 16, 2019 - Friday, September 20, 2019: Student Social Week; students are educated as to different social opportunities available to them including running for Student Council.
Friday, September 20, 2019: Student Social Registration Deadline; students in grades 6-12 can choose running for Student Council as their social opportunity.
Wednesday, September 25, 2019: Deadline extension ends
Thursday, September 26, 2019: Students are sent a confirmation email with a Student Council application link
Monday, September 30, 2019: Student Council applications are due
Wednesday, October 2, 2019: Students will be notified if they meet the criteria for running for Student Council
Monday, October 7, 2019: Due date for submitting election videos and posters
Tuesday, October 8, 2019: Open Meeting - candidates present their video and posters
Friday, October 11 - Tuesday, October 15: Student Council Election; all currently enrolled students will have the option to vote
Thursday, October 17, 2019: Student Council Ceremony; a slideshow will be presented on the Facebook Family Alliance