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Student Leadership at Ascot

At Ascot State School we provide many opportunities for our students to hold positions of leadership. Student leadership positions are held in high esteem by the Principal, staff, their fellow students, parents, carers and the general community.

The positions available for pupils include School and Vice School Captains, House Captains, Music and Art Seniors, and Student Councillors. The processes involved with the selection of each, vary with the position.​ 

School Captains and Vice School Captains

  • Attend and represent Ascot State School at in-school and extra-curricular activities eg ANZAC Ceremony, Musical Evenings, Orientation Days, Graduation Day
  • Active member of the Student Leadership Team

  • Speak at Junior and Senior Assemblies

  • Participate and encourage participation in school activities

  • Conduct tours of the school for special guests 

Student Councillors (2 per Year 6 Class, 1 per Year 5 Class)

  • Attend and represent Ascot State School at in-school and extra-curricular activities eg ANZAC Ceremony
  • Coordinate and assist with whole school events on behalf of the Student Council, eg No Bullying Day

  • Speak at Junior and Senior Assemblies

  • Participate and encourage participation in school activities

House Captains (4 per House)

  • Attend and participate​ in school carnivals and activities eg swimming carnival, athletics carnival
  • Active member of the Sports Committee

  • Assist with the day to day running of the Sports Room

  • Assist the PE teachers to run the sport carnivals​

  • Encourage and promote participation in sports carnivals

STEAM and Library Seniors

·         Represent their class, the library or STEAM initiatives in the school including STEAM Week and Book Week.

·         Library seniors assist with library duties

·         Participate and encourage participation in school activities

·         Speak at Junior and Senior Assemblies​

Music Seniors

  • Assist Music Department with activities held throughout the year including Discos, Film Evenings, Musical Evenings
  • Speak at Junior and Senior Assemblies to promote Musical Events 

Art Seniors

  • Assist the Artist-in-Residence with activities held throughout the year including FoVAD activities such as Art Week
  • Speak at Assemblies to promote Art Week and various competitions​ 

Student Leaders

All Year 6 students represent the school as student leaders.  They follow the pledge and model and demonstrate consistent behavior and engagement with learning expected of all students at Ascot State School.  ​