Purpose and People

  • What is the purpose of Student Council in Hauppauge High School?


    The purpose of the Student Council shall be to:
    1. Promote the concept of student leadership.
    2. Provide a forum for student participation in the operations of Hauppauge High School.
    3. Serve as a builder of school spirit.
    4. Encourage and guide co-curricular clubs.
    5. Help formulate a student activities calendar.
    6. Assist in the evaluation of the student activities program.
    7. Serve as a sounding board for student or club problems.
    8. Represent the student body in student concerns with faculty, administration, the Board of Education, and community at large.
    9. Carry on service projects for the betterment of the student body.
    10. Coordinate inter-class activities.
    11. Raise money to maintain and carry out Student Council activities.
    12. Make amendments to this Constitution for the betterment of Hauppauge High School as the need arises.
    13. Increase school spirit among students, faculty and community. Mentor other students who are interested in running for a position in Student Council the next year. Current officers will keep a log of what was done.
    Vice President:
    Students and Staff are Welcome to attend our meetings and functions to help accomplish the above and especially, Increase School Spirit here at Hauppauge High School!!
    Advisors: Mrs. Handley-Pendelton and Mrs. Lasurdo
    Meetings: Every Monday at 2:20 in Room 368