Middlesex Middle School, Darien, CT 06820
Student Council Elections Bring Out The Best
This year, several students ran for election in the Student Council Committee. Even though this year's elections are already over, The Dragon wanted to highlight these fine students who stepped up to try and represent you.
Each one of them put time and effort into creating their campaign. Here are some of the students who participated:
8th Grade Nominees
Jay Alter Jay ran for an executive board position last year. He would like to have a field day competition for a spirit day.
Tom Brown Tom ran for student council once before. He would like to have more school spirit days.
Jessica DeMaio Jessica was involved with student council in fifth grade. She would like to have outside lessons, more field trips, team days, and school-wide spirit days.
Nicole Gutierrez Nicole stood for student council last year. She would like to make a greater number of students involved with school and team wide spirit days.
Vanessa O'Kelly Vanessa has not been involved with student council before. She would like to make school more sanitary and offer more music in our daily lives.
McKinley Stauffer McKinley stood for election in 6th grade. She has been a homeroom representative for 2 years. She would like to have the students who contributed for fundraisers deliver the money or gifts to the organization. This allows students to go on more field trips and shows that kids have moral support for our school.
7th Grade Nominees
Kylie Maier Kylie served on the student council in 4th grade. She would like to have many small changes for the students.
Andy Mogenson Andy has not been involved with student council before. He would like to make MMS more environmentally friendly by reducing bottled water to more use of water fountains, which reduces the use of oil for shipping or making the bottles.
Liam Naughton Liam has not been involved with student council before. He would like to have more spirit days and fun activities.
Annabel Schneider Annabel was a student council representative in 4th and 5th grade. She would like to add a school store to MMS. Run by student volunteers, it would include school supplies & spirit wear. The money raised will be used to fund clubs and other fun events at MMS.
Cameron Wong Cameron was involved with student council last year. He would like to include more interactive fundraisers if elected.
6th Grade Nominees
Nicholas (Nick) Cohen Nick was involved in student council in 3rd grade. He would like to have more communication between the school and students; make it easier to learn about current events and activities.
Rachel Keith Rachel was elected as one of the class representatives in 4th grade. She would like MMS to have more school spirit.
Brad McCarthy Brad was in student council in 4th and 5th grade. He would like create a better environment at MMS, get students to go in for more extra help, and make the school bully-free.
Dillon Schoen Dillon was involved in student council in 3rd grade. She would like to make the lunch lines faster and have more school-wide events.
These kids have worked hard over the last few weeks, and the whole school appreciates their efforts.