Alders set rules regarding students serving on the Board of Education

The Board of Alders Legislation Committee has approved a set of rules to go before the full Board of Alders for final vote. Students seeking candidacy would have four weeks to submit a petition with 100 students’ signatures, including 50 from students of other schools. One rising junior and one rising senior would sit on the Board from August 1 to July 31st, in staggered terms.  Superintendent Harries supports the reflection of student voice in the ordinance which reinforces the priority of student engagement.
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