Student Council

The Student Council provides the leadership in promoting the goals of Saint Brendan School. It is responsible for organizing spiritual, educational, and social activities. Student Council is a main channel of communication between students and administration. It is open to all students in the school who qualify for membership. The Student Council is advisory in nature and all procedures and activities must meet with the approval of the faculty advisor and Principal.

To be eligible for and to maintain the status of this office, a student must meet the following requirements:

  1. Must have a current G.P.A. of 2.0;
  2. Must not have a grade in conduct lower than an “S” (1).
  3. Must fulfill the eligibility requirements as set forth by the Student Council Constitution.

Job Descriptions for Student Council

President - Runs all meetings. Makes agenda for each meeting and oversees all activities. 
                      Must be in eighth grade.

Vice-President - Assists president in all activities. Runs meetings when president is absent.
                              Must be in eighth grade.

Secretary - Keeps the minutes of each meeting. Responsible for all correspondence. 
                     Must be in eighth grade

Treasurer - Keeps account information in ledger. Helps with all fundraisers. Reports at all meetings.
                      Must be in eighth grade.

Commissioner of Grounds and Safety (2)- Raises and lowers the flag each day. Sets up for assemblies. 
                              Helps with fire and emergency drills.

Commissioner of Service and Religious Affairs (2) - Leads the council in service projects. Begins each 
                             meeting with a prayer. Works as liaison regarding religious events.

Commissioner of Publicity - Is responsible for advertising all student council events. 
                            Writes thank -you notes when necessary.

Representative (3)- Reports all student council activities and information to the lower grades.
                                 Attends each meeting.