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2020 Student Council Election Information
Posted 9/21/20

Hello Ralston 7th and 8th Grade Students,

 

The 2020 Student Council Election has begun.  If you are current 7th or 8th Grader and are interested in running a Student Council Position please fill out the application below.

 

Available Council Positions:

  • 8th Grade President 

  • 8th Grade Vice President

  • 8th Grade Secretary

  • 8th Grade Treasurer 

  • 8th Grade Spirit Commissioner

  • 7th Grade President

Current 8th Graders may run for the 8th Grade  Council positions.  Current 7th Graders may only run for 7th Grade President. 

 

Ralston 2020 ASB Election Requirements:

 

Candidate Application and Mission Statement………………………….……...due September 28

 

This Candidate Application Google Form should be completed and submitted.  Teachers need to be asked for recommendations.  Only ask teachers you had last year.  Please list the teacher you are asking for a recommendation from on your application.  Mrs. Sanchez will send teachers recommendation forms.  Lastly, provide a Mission Statement introducing yourself and your qualifications and goals if you are elected.  This mission statement will appear on the Ballot students will use to vote.

 

Example Mission Statement

Hi, my name is Rammy Ralston and I am running for 8th-grade president. I believe I am the best candidate for this position because of my past experience working as a leader (Provide any past leadership experience you may have).  I think you should support me because I care deeply about all Ralston students and staff. I plan on focusing on (provide specific achievable goals you would like to work toward this year in this position).  If elected, I will do my best to make these goals a reality.  Vote for me!

 

Applicant Interviews.……………………………………October 5-9

Election candidates will be interviewed.  Mrs. Sanchez will contact the candidates with interview date and time.

 

Campaign Videos…………………………………....due October 13 

Record a 1 minute long video about you as a candidate and why you are running for a Student Government position.  This video will be shown in Elective Classes.

 

Campaign Videos Shown……………………….......October 19-23 

Campaign videos will be shown in Elective Classes.

 

Election Day....................................................................October 23

Vote by Google Form

 

Please contact Mrs. Sanchez at jsanchez@brssd if you have any questions.  Good luck Candidates!