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Student Council

The NPHS Student Council leads and represents the student body, acts as a liaison with the administration and faculty and sponsors service projects and social activities for NPHS students. To participate in Student Council, students must have a 3.0 G.P.A. and submit applications prior to elections held in the spring. Seniors may run for the officer positions.

NPHS Student Council is comprised of at least 31 members. Sometimes more if we have students serving as district/state officers or foreign exchange students.

  • 4 officers

  • 7 seniors

  • 7 juniors

  • 7 sophomores

  • 7 freshmen

NPHS Student Council has been very productive throughout the years. Student council kids are the BEST!  Here are a few of their accomplishments:

  • Can Food Drive for 30 years has collected well over a million food items.

  • Raised over $30,000 for Make A Wish of Nebraska. We have been the top fundraising school in the state the last 5 years.

  • We have raised thousands of dollars for classmates and their families during times of crisis (ie: houses burning down, medical expenses, etc). This includes over $2,200 for the O’Dell family for their son’s medical expenses

  • Outstanding Student Council award 2018

Other NPHS Student Council Activities:

  • Make-a-Wish Golf Tournament

  • Car Wash – fundraiser/bonding

  • Teacher of the Month TOTM - recognition

  • Stu Co T-Shirts– stuco business

  • Tailgate Party-- Community service/Student service or fundraiser

  • Powderpuff Football Games

  • State Convention – stuco business/bonding

  • dance picture backdrop – student service

  • Special Ed. Game Night –Student service

  • Canned Food Drive – Community service

  • Secret Santa & Christmas Progressive Dinner - Stu-co bonding

  • Canned Food Drive Pizza Party – Student service

  • Snowball Dance  – Student service & Fund raising

  • Love Yourself Week---Mental Health Awareness

  • Kind Words, Smarties, Crush Sales, & Sticker Sales--Fundraising

  • Hug A Heart – Student service

  • MORP Dance--fundraiser

  • Make A Wish 5k Run/Walk – Community service

  • Special Ed. Bowling – Student service

  • Student Council Scholarships (Jr. rate Sr. applications) – Student service

  • Progressive Diner @ end of the year – Stu co bonding

Student Council Charities:

  • NPHS Student Council Leadership Scholarships  

  • Make A Wish of Nebraska  

  • Student services

  • NPHS School requests

  • Emergency student needs