Student Council

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What’s Happening in Student Council?

Do you ever wonder what Student Council is up to? Your elected Student Council members wake up early every Thursday morning and have a meeting. These meetings usually involve lots of event planning, such as National Lutheran Schools Week coming up in March. They also organize fundraisers. Other things happening in Student Council are a new addition - Junior Rees Klintworth was added to the council after another member stepped down. Rees has been welcomed as a new member and is looking forward to contributing his ideas.

Angel Tree project to benefit Friendship Home

The Student Council has once again set up their Angel Tree project.  Gifts that are donated will go to the Friendship Home. The Friendship Home is a place in Lincoln that serves women and their children who have been victims of domestic violence. Many of these women and children have to leave everything they own behind, so there is a great opportunity to provide these families with various gifts.

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Thankful Turkeys on sale for $1 - Proceeds to go to Lutheran Food Pantry.

The Student Council is selling paper turkeys through Friday, November 19 for $1. Write all of those things on it for which you are thankful and it will be added to the display in the East Entrance hallway.  Proceeds will go to the  Lutheran Food Pantry. Please contact Miss Bockelman with any questions.

Teen Safe Driver Pledge challenge for the week - 90 votes to 4th place!

Continue to encourage others to take the Teen Safe Drive Pledge at teensafedriverpledge.com to meet our weekly goal.  We have only 90 votes to go to reach 4th place!

Student Council

 

2010-11 STUDENT COUNCIL RESULTS…..Congratulations to the 2010-2011 Student Council

Officers…..President: Jenna Karlin ,Vice-President: Taylor Katt , Secretary: Jami Watts, Publicity: Anne Heibel

Class Representatives

Senior….Isaiah Bockelman, Mason Gahan, Emma Hybl
Junior….Cody Claridge, Trenton Hohbein, Mitchell Volk
Sophomore….Cassie Hedlund, Hannah Dull, Micah Kisker
Freshman …Sidnee Lebsock, Darcy Steffens, Jackson Stoneman

Congratulations to All

The Fourth Annual Student Council Blood Drive

The Lincoln Lutheran Student Council's fourth annual blood drive was held on Wednesday, April 21st.  Student Council partners with the American Red Cross each spring to allow the Lincoln Lutheran community to give blood.  This year over 50 units were donated to the Red Cross.  Each unit has the potential to save three lives, so this April, Lincoln Lutheran saved 150 lives.

Overall the drive was a success, despite frigid conditions, long lines, and donating in the midst of a long week.  This year only one person fainted and only a few have reported bruises!  The Red Cross workers were very happy at the stamina of the donators.  Stu-Co President Lauren Hohbein said, "The drive this year was very successful, and I am thankful for all of the people who came out to donate blood!"  Next year, Stu-Co hopes to once again host a blood drive with the Red Cross, but in the meantime they encourage people to give blood at other Red Cross drives or at the Community Blood Cross.  They crucially need blood right now!

Upcoming Student Council Elections!

     Ever feel there is something you want to change about the school or wonder if there is a way you can bring your fresh ideas to the school? Well there is a way. Running for Student Council is a great way at Lincoln Lutheran to meet new people and to become involved in your school. If this sounds interesting, keep reading.

     The elections for officers will be held Friday May 7th with the application being due Tuesday May 4th. To be an officer on Student Council you must have served on the high school Student Council for at least one year. There are four officers: President, Vice President, Secretary, and Publicist. The elections for class representatives will be held the week after, so the application will be due Tuesday May 11th with elections being held on Friday May 14th. There will be three representatives elected to each class. There are no requirements to become a class representative, only that you have a passion for helping the school and are able to attend meetings at 7:10 every Thursday.

Student Council Helps Plan National Lutheran Schools Week

The Student Council has started to plan the activities for National Lutheran Schools Week, beginning with the kick-off day on March 7th.

Student Council has Big Plans for Christmas

    The student council, in the last meeting, decided on their upcoming plans for this Christmas. The plans will include a chapel, done by the entire council in mid December, an angel tree, and a Christmas caroling project. Though the chapel is not planned out yet the council is excited to share the Christmas story with Lincoln Lutheran and they are excited to share a bit of the Christmas spirit with the kids at the Friendship home and the residents at Eastmont Towers.

Thanksgiving Turkeys for Sale

The high school and middle school Student Councils will be selling paper turkeys for $1 until Monday, 11/23.  When you purchase one, you write those things for which you are thankful on it and it will be added to the sign in the main entranceway.  All profits will be donated to the Lutheran Food Pantry. See Miss Bockelman for more details.