The Student Council is elected by
the student body and consists of representatives from each class.
Various activities such as Homecoming and community service
projects are sponsored by the council. The purposes of the Student
Council also includes providing learning experiences for students,
staff, and community; developing behavioral evidence of good
citizenship, scholarship, leadership, service, and human values;
promoting harmonious relationships; improving morale; assisting in
the management of the school; and providing a forum for student
voice and channels of student involvement.
The officers of the Student Council
shall be a president, majority vice-president, minority
vice-president, secretary, and treasurer. Each class shall have the
offices of president, vice-president, secretary/treasurer, majority
representative, and minority representative.
Any student of Meridian High School is eligible for election to
the Student Council provided he/she has a 2.5 GPA, administrative
approval, and a petition of recommendation from thirty students.
Any student of MHS is eligible for class office provided he/she has
a 2.5 GPA, administrative approval, and a petition of
recommendation from thirty students in his/her class. Any rising
senior who meets these qualifications is eligible for election to
the office of President of the Student Council. The office of
Vice-President, Post I and Post II, is open to any junior student
meeting these qualifications. One vice-president must be black; the
other must be white.
2012-2013 Student Government
President: Raven Roberts
Majority Vice President: Chris
Minority Vice President: Margaret
Secretary: Chicko Jones
Public Relations: Angela Fowler
President: Boderick Oliver
Vice President: Denzel Turner
Secretary: Justice Lynch
Majority Representative: Atalya
Minority Representative: Kajol
President: Tykia Watts
Vice President: Diana Gordon
Secretary: Kayla Gordon