Welcome to the American Student Council Association!
Founded in 1987, the American Student Council Association (ASCA) is a program of the National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP) that recognizes and supports student councils for making a difference in their schools and communities through student leadership.
Student Council helps to teach skills outside of the academic curriculum such as leadership, civic responsibility, and organization and planning. Student Council members can be positive role models for all students in the school. All students in the school benefit from school spirit events, fundraisers, and community engagement. Student Council helps share students’ ideas, interests, and concerns with teacher, principals, and district administration. Membership includes: