The Student Senate enriches the Tandem Friends School community by representing students.
The Senate sponsors experiential learning opportunities for students, working to cultivate community service and to extend learning beyond the classroom.
The Senate works to deepen our Quaker identity and to foster a thriving spiritual life at the school. The Senate provides opportunities for students to engage in the life of the school by hosting social gatherings and facilitating student engagement. The Senate represents students in policy-making to the faculty and within the community.
Our Plans for 2011-2012
- Sponsor activities to engage and serve the students of Tandem Friends School.
- Engage with the local Friends community.
- Partner with the administration of Tandem Friends School, seeking clarity between students and administrators and involvement of the Student Senate in decision-making, where possible.
Click here to see the Senate's Mission and Planning document for 2011-2012.