The Board Student Advisory Council Committee (BSACC)—Ric Oliva (Chair), Tom Bennett, Dick Bergsrom—developed a plan to include student representatives on the School Board. The plan was presented and approved by the full School Board on
August 22, 2016.
Student representatives will be a part of School Board meetings. For the 2017-2018 school year, Jackson Domagala will represent Jefferson High School and Ethan Skophammer will represent Kennedy High School. The student representatives will attend meetings that are held on the fourth Monday of each month. They will give reports about school activities and participate in discussion of board agenda items. They are non-voting members of the School Board.
As student representatives to the School Board, one of their responsibilities also will be to co-lead meetings of the high school representatives of the Board’s Student Advisory Council. Along with mentoring from their respective high school principals, each student representative will have a School Board BSACC member as a mentor—Ric Oliva for Ethan Skophammer and Dick Bergstrom for Jackson Domagala.
Welcome to our School Board, student representatives!