Student Council at North Garner Middle School is open to 6th, 7th, and 8th graders. Each homeroom class elects a Student Council Representative. This person must be reliable to bring pertinent information back to class after meetings. Also, they cannot have a record of suspensions during the school year.
Students may also run for the following officer positions: 8th Grade President, 7th Grade Vice-President, 7th Grade Parliamentarian, 6th/ 7th Grade Secretary, and 6th/ 7th Grade Treasurer.
The following guidelines have been established for the officer positions of the Student Council at North Garner Middle School:
- No Student Council officer can have any suspension on his or her record at NGMS from the previous year. This includes both short- term and long- term suspensions.
- No Student Council officer can have an overall grade point average lower than a 2.0 (with no grade lower than a “C”) from the previous year. This must also be maintained throughout their term in Student Council.
- Every Student Council officer must be in compliance with the NGMS attendance policy.
- Every Student Council officer must have three references submitted during the election process that promote the student for an officer position.