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Student Council School of Excellence Award

The Goal of the Program

Remembering that this is not a competition but that the goal of this program is to recognize student councils for outstanding participation in the following areas: community service, student leadership, citizenship, and school spirit.

Award

Schools participating in this prestigious award program receive a Certificate of Excellence and recognition in NAESP’s publications and web site, www.naesp.org.

Fee

There is no longer a fee to enter. However, councils must be a member of ASCA to qualify for the award. Log in on the left or become an ASCA member to access the application.

Criteria

            Elementary School

  • Complete the Student Council School of Excellence Application Form below.
  • Complete Project Description Forms for two different projects from the following categories:
    • Community Service
    • Student Leadership
    • Citizenship
    • School Spirit
  • Submit a copy of your student council constitution.
  • Explain how council members are elected/selected.
  • Provide a letter of recommendation from your school’s principal.
  • Provide a letter of recommendation from your student council president or vice president.
  • Provide photos of student council activities and include the school name as the photos title.

Middle School (If your school is K-8, it will be considered a middle level school if your officers are in grades 6-8.)

  • Complete the Student Council School of Excellence Application Form below.
  • Complete Project Description Forms for a total of four projects from each of the following categories:
    • Community Service
    • Student Leadership
    • Citizenship
    • School Spirit.  
  • Submit a copy of your student council constitution.
  • Explain how council members are elected/selected.
  • Provide a letter of recommendation from your school’s principal.
  • Provide a letter of recommendation from your student council president or vice president.
  • Provide photos of student council activities and include the school name as the photos title.

Continue to the
Award Application

 

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