Student Board Representatives

Student voice is an integral component of school boards and within WSSDA. School boards across Washington have included student representatives. This page provides information and resources to help school boards authentically engage and support student board representatives and provides resources for student board representatives.

Meet Brooklyn and Zach, WSSDA’s 2022 Strategic Advocacy interns, as they tell us about student board representatives.

Resources for School Boards

WSSDA has a number of other resources to help school boards across Washington state to implement and authentically support student representation in K-12 education governance. These include:

Recommendations from the Student Representative Network

Policies and Procedures for Student Representatives

WSSDA has compiled a list of over 120 Washington school districts whose school boards have adopted student board representative policies and procedures. If your school district is not listed here but should be, please contact us.