Secondary Education

GCASC First Meeting and Agenda - October 17, 2015

Last Updated on Oct 19, 2015 at 1:35pm | Secondary Education

             Garrett Association of Student Councils Holds First Meeting of the Year


The Garrett County Association of Student Councils (GCASC) held its first meeting of the 2015-2016 school year at Perkins Restaurant on Saturday, October 17, 2015.  The council consists of representatives from county middle and high schools and seeks to provide a forum for sharing leadership ideas and addressing educational concerns of students in the Garrett County Public School System (GCPS). Members of the delegation also represent GCPS at regional, state, and national conferences and events.
 
The meeting began with unofficial introductions and general information followed by the official call to order by President Ms. Alexis Bagley of Northern Garrett High School at 9:22 a.m.  Roll call conducted by sign-in and the treasurer’s report, given by Treasurer Ms. Mackenzie Swift, was given with a balance of $627.86 in the GCASC account.  The agenda for the meeting can be accessed at www.garrettcountyschools.org. Minutes and other upcoming events will be posted and updated on this site.
 
Officers for this year’s GCASC include Ms. Alexis Bagley (NHS), president; Ms. Alexandra Miller (NHS), vice-president; Ms. Sheyenne Tichnell (SHS), secretary; Ms. Mackenzie Swift (SHS), treasurer; Mr. Logan Mason (NMS), 2nd vice-president; and Ms. Lauren Frick, Student Member on the Board of Education.  The regional advisor for GCASC is Ms. Yolanda Michelle Harman, Supervisor of College and Career Readiness for Garrett County Public Schools. 
 
Over twenty members were in attendance at the meeting which adjourned at 10:32 a.m.  GCASC meetings are held one time each month, weather permitting.  For more information about GCASC, leadership opportunities, or membership in school student council/student government, please contact Ms. Yolanda Michelle Harman at michelle.harman@garrettcountyschools.org. 
Special thanks to Perkins Restaurant management and staff for their continued support of GCASC as well school advisors Mrs. Angela Berger (NHS), Mr. Ryan Wolf (SHS), Mrs. Lorie Burdock (NMS), and Mrs. LuAnn Watson (SMS), and all parents and guardians.
 
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