OW Student Council
“We, the students of Olathe West High School, establish this student government based on the principles of citizenship, leadership and integrity. The Olathe West Student Council (StuCo) shall promote school pride, spirit and traditions, cohesiveness, and involvement. It is the responsibility of StuCo to develop harmonious relations among the students, faculty, administration, community and other schools. StuCo shall be the official body to recommend student policy to the administrative team and shall be the liaison between the two. The Student Council shall plan, develop, and administer student activities at Olathe West High School to achieve these goals.”
(Olathe West Student Council Constitution)
What Does Student Council Do?
StuCo is involved in supporting the school community. Some of the events we've done this year (and plan to do) are...
- Student Congress (OW Student Engagement & Collaboration Among ALL Student Groups/Activities on Campus)
- Homecoming Week Festivities and Dance
- Trunk or Treat
- November Blood Drive
- Monthly Service Projects
- Mental Health Support in conjunction with OW Counselors
- Student Government Elections Elections
- Summer and Fall Regional Conference Attendance
- February/March Blood Drive
- Owlspresso Cafe (Student-Driven Coffeeshop Business Model to serve OW Students, Faculty & Staff)
- Owlympics (Dodgeball) Student Fundraiser Event