Grand Island Public Schools
123 South Webb Road
Grand Island, NE 68802
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8610 – Student Leadership Councils


In order to encourage student participation in the various activities of school life and to provide opportunity for training in democratic processes, the schools of the district may maintain and operate student councils. Such councils shall assist in improving the general welfare of all students and shall give students the opportunity to participate in the orderly work­ings of the democratic process.

Student councils shall not have authority to make policies for the district or regulations for the school; nor shall they have any disciplinary authori­ty, except for recommending removal from the council of one of their mem­bers. However, a council may make recommendations to the administration on any topic of student concern.

The administration and student council of any school shall keep channels of communication open between all students and the council.

Policy Adopted - November 3, 1980
Policy Reviewed: 3-17-97
Policy Revised: 10.11.2012

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Jack Sheard, Marketing & Communications
308-385-5900 Ext. 1127
Grand Island Public Schools
123 South Webb Road
Grand Island, NE 68802
Your Legacy.
Their Opportunity.

Enhancing opportunities by seeking and securing resources for projects, scholarships and programs.

Access digital copies of our district flyers.

Improving school-to-home communication by distribute school flyers directly to families digitally.

8610 – Student Leadership Councils


In order to encourage student participation in the various activities of school life and to provide opportunity for training in democratic processes, the schools of the district may maintain and operate student councils. Such councils shall assist in improving the general welfare of all students and shall give students the opportunity to participate in the orderly work­ings of the democratic process.

Student councils shall not have authority to make policies for the district or regulations for the school; nor shall they have any disciplinary authori­ty, except for recommending removal from the council of one of their mem­bers. However, a council may make recommendations to the administration on any topic of student concern.

The administration and student council of any school shall keep channels of communication open between all students and the council.

Policy Adopted - November 3, 1980
Policy Reviewed: 3-17-97
Policy Revised: 10.11.2012

.pdf version

Media Inquiries
Jack Sheard, Marketing & Communications
308-385-5900 Ext. 1127
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