PSBA Bulletin September/October 2021 September/October 2021 - Page 44

by the numbers

by the numbers

Student Representation
Board provides structure for student representation in board operations : Yes ............................................... 60 % No ................................................ 40 %
Value of the student representation is : Highly satisfactory ........................ 59 % Satisfactory .................................. 36 % Less than satisfactory .................... 5 %
Percentage of boards that find student representation highly satisfactory

59 %

Number of students : One .............................................. 28 % Two .............................................. 50 % Three ............................................. 7 % Four ............................................... 8 % Five or more ................................... 7 %
Student participation is for : Seniors only ................................. 20 % Juniors and seniors ...................... 45 % Unrestricted ................................. 33 % Other .............................................. 2 %
Student selection : From student council .................... 34 % By principal or other administrator ... 50 % By students ..................................... 6 % By teachers or other faculty personnel .......................... 5 % By board or board committee ......... 3 % Other ............................................... 2 %
Student representation practices in operation for : Less than 2 years ............................ 1 % Two to 5 years .............................. 20 % Six to 10 years ............................... 22 % Eleven to 15 years .......................... 18 % Sixteen years or more ................... 39 %
Student representation provides for members of student body to : Regularly participate in sunshine school board meetings