Student Government (Associated Student Body or ASB) - Moderators: Nicholas Reynolds & Amy Waud-Reiter
Expectations for all ASB Members
- Represent St Vincent de Paul High School with dignity, honor and pride
- Add your own ideas to improve your position or responsibilities
- Help others with their projects Work before, after and during school hours to fully and effectively implement ASB activities
- Wear ASB Lettermen Sweater on Mondays, Mass Days and formal school events presenting our school to the public Setup and cleanup ASB activities
- Maintain academic and social standing on campus Communicate effectively with each Advisor to ensure success, open lines of communication and to resolve any struggles you may be having.
- Keep a complete record of the work in the form of a notebook
- Be supportive and positive member of SVDPHS's Student Government Uphold and respect all school rules - dress code, attendance and respect for teachers, students and school property
Ambassadors – Moderator: Carrie Borkhuis
Juniors and Seniors take on leadership roles in hosting prospective students and hosting Admissions events. Ambassadors are called upon throughout the year to act in a variety of ways in order to support a welcoming environment for new students. There is an application process and training for all new members.
Mentors – Moderator: Amy Waud-Reiter
Juniors and Seniors have the opportunity to serve as critical point people for incoming Freshman. Each of our incoming Freshmen connect with their Mentor during Freshman Orientation. Mentors also serve as community hosts throughout the year. There is an application process and a two day training session for all Mentors.
NHS Tutors – Moderator: Richard Lemos
Per NHS.us/about/, “The National Honor Society (NHS) is the nation’s premier organization established to recognize outstanding high school students. More than just an honor roll, NHS serves to recognize those students who have demonstrated excellence in the areas of scholarship, service, leadership, and character. These characteristics have been associated with membership in the organization since its beginning in 1921.
Today, it is estimated that more than one million students participate in NHS activities. NHS chapters are found in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, many U.S. territories, and Canada. Chapter membership not only recognizes students for their accomplishments, but challenges them to develop further through active involvement in school activities and community service.”
To be a nominated for NHS, students must…
- Maintain a 3.0 GPA or greater
- Be help in good standing within the school committee
To be selected for NHS, students are expected to…
- Complete the necessary application which outlines a student’s Leadership, Service and Character
- Present their Leadership, Service and Character traits to a Faculty Council in which they exhibit proof of these traits
Upon acceptance, NHS students are require to serve their community through after school tutoring and mentoring.