East High School Student Government Association
Elections are currently underway for 2017-2018 student government officers. Completed election information packets are due to either Mr. Delehanty in E118 or Mr. Taylor/Ms. Amaya in B114 by Friday, May 12th. Elections will be held on Thursday, May 25th and Friday, May 26th.
The Student Government is back! Student voice is crucial for empowering students to take ownership of their education, school, and, ultimately, community. As the vehicle through which students can voice their concerns and
debate culturally relevant issues, student government provides the forum
through which respectful, well-reasoned change can democratically
East's student government is modeled after the American federal system of government, with separation of powers and checks and balances. Elections were held this Spring for the four Executive Branch positions: President, Vice President, Secretary, and Treasurer. In Elections for the Executive Branch this Spring were on June 2nd and June 3rd during the lunch hour. Scholars cast their ballots in a lever-based voting machine, the kind used to vote in New York State from the 1960s to 2010.
For more information about the Student Government, contact the Student Government Advisors, Daniel Delehanty (Daniel.Delehanty@rcsdk12.org), Jason Taylor (Jason.Taylor@rcsdk12.org), and Jennyfer Amaya (Jennyfer.Amaya@rcsdk12.org).