Founded in August 2018, EPIC Charter Schools Student Council reaches all 77 counties of our state. With this vast reach, we are proud to positively impact so many communities. In no way do we underestimate this responsibility. We are committed to making positive changes in Oklahoma.

The purpose of the Student Council is to promote school spirit, be a connection between administration and student body, and provide leadership opportunities in the school and in the community. It is through these missions that we build teamwork and responsibility within each member. Through participation, members will learn to solve real problems and make real decisions.

Officers

Adviser
Erin Barnes | erin.barnes@epiccharterschools.org

President
Kyah Alexander | kyahlove03@hotmail.com

Vice President
Justina Pagan | justinapagan860@gmail.com

Officer Responsibilities

President

The President shall perform the following duties:

  • Preside over all statewide Student Council meetings.
  • Preside over Executive Committee meetings.
    • Review agenda of Student Council meetings.
    • Keep a list of contact information of all Officers and Adviser.
  • Call special Student Council and Executive Board meetings as required.
  • Represent or address the student body whenever it is deemed necessary or appropriate by Administration and/or Sponsors.
  • Maintain appropriate correspondence with the Student Councils of other schools and Districts within Epic.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Sponsors or Coordinator.

Vice President

The Vice President shall perform the following duties:
  • Assume the duties of the President in his/her absence.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the President.
  • Maintain and participate in the STUCO social media pages in a professional manner.
  • Monitor all photographic submissions.
    • Review all pictures and/or videos to verify that they maintain an appropriate public image for Epic Charter School Student Council.
    • Submit all approved pictures and/or videos to the Coordinator for public distribution.

Secretary

The Secretary shall perform the following duties:
  • Keep and maintain an accurate record of the minutes and attendance of State Student Council and Executive Board meetings.
  • Maintain correspondence as required by the President and Adviser.
  • Send out meeting notes to all attendees and officers.
  • Prepare the meeting agenda, and send a preview to the President.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the President and Vice President.

Parliamentarian

The Parliamentarian shall perform the following duties:

  • Work with Vice President on all photographic End-of-Year materials.
  • Maintain a calendar of activities and meetings of the year reporting to the president.
  • Make the Council members aware of good parliamentary practices.
  • Assist the President in maintaining professional order during all Student Council Statewide meetings.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the President and Vice President.
  • Do roll call at every monthly meeting.

Treasurer
New Position – Details Coming Soon

The Student Council Code: Live with courage. Take pride in what you do. Always finish what you start. Do what has to be done. Be tough. Be fair. When you make a promise, keep it. Be loyal to the team. Talk less and listen more.

Members of the Student Council pledge the following:

Always have a “can do” attitude about all activities

Create team spirit within the school

Be ready to do any job, no matter how great or small

Complete all jobs on time and to the best of his or her ability

Respect everyone’s ideas

Understand this privilege

Take his or her responsibility seriously

We believe:

Empowered students are vehicles for positive change in their school and community.

Student leaders have the responsibility to be positive role models.

Student Councils play a vital role in preserving knowledge of and practice in the democratic process.

Leadership training programs are essential to allow developing leaders to achieve their full potential.

Elections for the 2021-2022 school year are currently over. Keep a lookout for elections next semester.