I, , declare myself as an applicant for student government at West Hills Middle School for the 2021-2022 school year. I understand that, if accepted, I will be enrolled in student government as an elective class. I understand that I have to be enrolled in this class in order to run for election as a Student Body Officer at the beginning of next school year.
I am aware of the responsibilities and time commitments that I will have as a member of WHMS student government. I am aware that as a part of student government, I will serve as an example to other students and will conduct myself accordingly.
I understand that I am expected to complete all my responsibilities in student government while maintaining good grades and outstanding citizenship. I am aware that if I fail to meet the minimum grade standard of 3.0 and no Ns or Us for any of the four quarters, I will be placed on probation. I understand that after the second infraction due to grades or behavior, I will be removed from office.
I know that my signature indicates that I am willing and ready to make the needed commitment to follow all school and district policies. If I do not adhere to these responsibilities and policies, I will be removed from office and/or receive other disciplinary action.
I have completed the entire application.
I understand what is expected of me into student government.
I agree to follow all WHMS policies (for example, dress code, backpacks, and language).
I am willing to abide by all the expectations and regulations explained in the application and support the advisors and administration.
I understand that being selected as an applicant will be determined on the completeness of my application, the quality of my interview, my grades/citizenship, and teacher recommendations.
Parent/Guardian (This section should be read and signed by a parent/guardian)
I have read and reviewed the application.
I understand what is expected of my student as they apply for student government. If accepted, they will have a position in student government whether or not they are elected as an officer.
I am willing to support the advisors and administration, and the expectations and regulations required of my child as explained in the application.