Student Advisory Council

This opportunity provides a forum for students to have direct communication and interaction with Superintendent Broskie, as well as the chance to discuss strategies to improve the educational experiences for students enrolled in Clay County District Schools. The council allows students to voice their opinions on a variety of topics and work together to create solutions for select issues that are important to students and the school district.

The Superintendent’s Student Advisory Council is composed of student ambassadors from grades 7-12 serving as the voice of their respective student bodies and schools. Participants engage in conversations related to rigorous and diverse academic experiences, robust extracurricular opportunities, comprehensive student support services, fair and consistent school culture and discipline, authentic platforms for student voice and representation, technology, college and career readiness, student leadership, and community outreach.

The Superintendent’s Student Advisory Council will meet monthly to discuss relevant and pressing topics centered on public education. All participants will receive training on how to best represent their peers and school district through public speaking, understanding education legislation, Robert’s Rules of Order, along with student advocacy.

Application window will be open Friday, August 5, 2022 through Friday, August 26. 2022.

Program Overview

The Superintendent’s Student Advisory Council will be composed of two students from each grade level 7-12, who will represent the diversity of backgrounds, cultures, and experiences of students across Clay County District Schools. Students will be selected by an application process, which will be reviewed by district level staff. Students who aspire to participate will be expected to:

  • serve a one year term that begins September and concludes in May.

  • participate in monthly meetings with the Superintendent; and

  • discuss perspectives of the student learning experience within CCDS.

Minimum Eligibility Criteria

Students serving on the Superintendent’s Student Advisory Council must:

  • currently be a student in Clay County District Schools in grades 7-12 with minimum GPA of 2.0;

  • fully complete the Superintendent Student Advisory Council Application;

Meeting Times:

Meetings will be held on a monthly basis on Monday evenings at 5:00 p.m. Meetings will be located at the Teacher Training Center located on the Fleming Island High School campus.

The deadline for applications is Friday, August 26, 2022.