2017-2018 Student Trustee Application
April 19, 2017
SUPERIOR-GREENSTONE DISTRICT SCHOOL BOARD
P.O. Bag ‘A’,12 Hemlo Drive, Marathon, Ontario P0T 2E0
E-Mail: sgdsb%23on%23ca|boardoffice Phone: 807-229-0436 Fax: 807-229-1471
Memo # 02– 2016/17
DATE: April 19, 2017
TO: Secondary School Students and Student Councils
FROM: David Tamblyn, Director of Education, and
Student Trustee Mia Audia-Gagnon
SUBJECT: 2017-2018 Student Trustee Applications for Appointment to the Board
Please be advised that the annual process to determine the appointment of a 2017-2018 Student Trustee member on the Superior-Greenstone District School Board begins April 19, 2017.
Students who will be enrolled as full-time, senior level (Grade 11 or 12) next year and who are supported in his/her candidacy by formal resolution of their student council are eligible to apply for the opportunity to be Student Trustee. Those who are eligible can obtain a Student Trustee Application Package from the school Office or you may download the documentby clicking here (Student Trustee Application Pakcage).
Please review the application carefully and complete the questionnaire. Once completed your application should be returned to your school office where it will be submitted to the Board office.
It is expected that the Student Trustee appointment will be announced at the Regular Board meeting scheduled on May 23, 2017. Therefore, timelines for this process have been set as follows:
- Applications Available from: Wednesday, April 19th through Wednesday, April 26th , 2017
- Deadline for Applications: Friday, April 28th - 3 p.m.
- Candidate Campaign Presentation: Tuesday, May 16th - 1 p.m.
- The successful candidate will be announced at the Regular Board Meeting: May 23, 2017
Candidates selected to represent their high school will be provided an opportunity to present their campaign platform to the Student Senate by videoconference at one of the five district high schools. The date for the candidates’ presentations is Tuesday, May 16th at 1 p.m. Once members of the Student Senate have heard from each of the five eligible candidates, members of the Student Senate will select the successful candidate by means of a vote. Candidates from Marathon High School are to go to the Marathon Board Office Meeting Room.
All eligible students are encouraged to apply, however only those candidates selected to represent their school will be contacted to present to the Student Senate.
I wish the best to everyone who applies and on behalf of Mia Audia-Gagnon and myself please accept our thanks for your interest in serving your fellow students for the 2017-2018 school year.
David Tamblyn Mia Audia-Gagnon
Director of Education Student Trustee