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Student Council (Grades 6-12)

What is the Student Council?

  • 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 engaging students through contests and by being respectful, responsible, and safe.
  • Running for Student Council is no longer associated with Student Social Week.

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
  • Have no behavioral instances on file
  • Have no major progress issues such as low progress probation

To run for the open Student Council positions a student must

  • Apply to be approved to run
  • Once approved:
    • Submit a campaign video
    • Submit a campaign poster
    • Submit a short bio
    • Submit a professional-looking headshot

2021-2022 Student Council Members

  • President - Josefine 
  • Vice President - Anisa 
  • Secretary - Morgan 
  • Activities Coordinator - Glenville 
  • Information Specialist - Gabrielle
  • High School Representatives - Collin and Lenah
  • Middle School Representatives - Ryan and Marcel

Student Council Positions

President (One-year term)

Any current 11th - 12th grade student enrolled at Enlightium for at least one semester prior to the electoral process with which the Student Council is affiliated is eligible to be elected as the Student Council President.
  • Preside at all meetings of the Student Council
  • Sign all letters, reports, and other communications of the Student Council.
  • Perform all duties corresponding to the office of President.
  • Have other such duties as are prescribed by the Student Council.
  • Aid in the nomination of the next president

Vice President (One-year term)

Any current 10-12th-grade student enrolled at Enlightium for at least one semester prior to the electoral process with which the Student Council is affiliated is eligible to be elected as the Student Council Vice President.
  • Represent the President in assigned duties.
  • Substitute for the President in his/her absence.
  • Aid in announcements to the student body.
  • Aid in the monitoring of events created by the Student Council.

Secretary (Two-year term)

Any current 9th - 12th grade student enrolled at Enlightium for at least one semester prior to the electoral process with which the Student Council is affiliated is eligible to be elected as the Student Council Secretary.
  • Keep minutes of all regular and special meetings of the council.
  • Transmit true and correct copies of the minutes of such meetings to members of the Student Council for approval.
  • Maintain custody of records of the Student Council.
  • Aid with a register of the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of each member of the Student Council, the chairpersons of the school advisory committees, and others with whom the Student Council has regular dealings, as furnished by those persons.
  • Perform other such duties as are assigned by the chairperson or the Student Council.

12th Grade Class Representatives (One-year term)

Any current 12th grade student enrolled at Enlightium for at least one semester prior to the electoral process with which the Student Council is affiliated is eligible to be elected as a Student Council Class Representative.
  • Should be familiar with Robert's Rules of Order
  • Report to the Student Council class opinions and input.
  • Be a liaison between the Student Council and class.
  • Have other such duties as are prescribed by the Student Council.

11th Grade Class Representatives (One-year term)

Any current 9th grade student enrolled at Enlightium for at least one semester prior to the electoral process with which the Student Council is affiliated is eligible to be elected as a Student Council Class Representative.
  • Should be familiar with Robert's Rules of Order.
  • Report to the Student Council class opinions and input.
  • Be a liaison between the Student Council and class.
  • Have other such duties as are prescribed by the Student Council.

9th Grade Class Representatives (One-year term)

Any current 9th grade student enrolled at Enlightium for at least one semester prior to the electoral process with which the Student Council is affiliated is eligible to be elected as a Student Council Class Representative.
  • Should be familiar with Robert's Rules of Order.
  • Report to the Student Council class opinions and input.
  • Be a liaison between the Student Council and class.
  • Have other such duties as are prescribed by the Student Council.

8th Grade Class Representatives (One-year term)

Any current 8th grade student enrolled at Enlightium for at least one semester prior to the electoral process with which the Student Council is affiliated is eligible to be elected as a Student Council Class Representative.

  • Should be familiar with Robert's Rules of Order.
  • Report to the Student Council class opinions and input.
  • Be a liaison between the Student Council and class.
  • Have other such duties as are prescribed by the Student Council.

7th Grade Class Representatives (One-year term)

Any current 7th grade student enrolled at Enlightium for at least one semester prior to the electoral process with which the Student Council is affiliated is eligible to be elected as a Student Council Class Representative.

  • Should be familiar with Robert's Rules of Order.
  • Report to the Student Council class opinions and input.
  • Be a liaison between the Student Council and class.
  • Have other such duties as are prescribed by the Student Council.

6th Grade Class Representatives (One-year term)

Any current 6th grade student enrolled at Enlightium for at least one semester prior to the electoral process with which the Student Council is affiliated is eligible to be elected as a Student Council Class Representative.

  • Should be familiar with Robert's Rules of Order.
  • Report to the Student Council class opinions and input.
  • Be a liaison between the Student Council and class.
  • Have other such duties as are prescribed by the Student Council.


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