I look forward to speaking with these group of leaders and Mrs. Dickerson on Monday!
The Student Council of Dutch Fork Middle School garnered several honors during the South Carolina Association of Student Council State Convention this year. The convention, which was held at Wade Hampton High School in Greenville, SC, was attended by over 500 middle and high school delegates from throughout the state.
Representing DFMS were: Jesse T. (President), Aliza M. (Historian), Carlyle P. and Veronica B. (Committee Chairpersons), and Class Representatives—-Sydney B., Isaac C., Karrington I. and Allen W. During the SCASC State Convention, student leaders attended workshops, held district meetings, and heard presentations from nationally acclaimed speakers. Jesse T. And Aliza M. presented two workshop sessions to teach successful fund-raising skills.
During the Awards Banquet, the Student Council of Dutch Fork Middle School received the following honors: • Gold Honor Council Award (sixth consecutive year) • Bronze Gavel Award (3rd Place—Council of the Year for Jr. High/Middle Schools) • Outstanding Project Award “Community Service” (“Think Pink Dance” to benefit Breast Cancer patients) • Outstanding Project Award “Recognition” (Food for the Soul” highlights our recognition/support programs for volunteers, teachers and community veterans)
Mrs. Trina Dickerson was named SCASC Middle Level Advisor of the Year. This the first year SCASC has given this award. Mrs. Dickerson has also been selected as the 2012 Warren E. Shull Region Three Middle Level Student Council Advisor of the Year by the National Association of Student Councils. She will represent South Carolina, North Carolina, Virginia Tennessee, Kentucky and the District of Columbia at the 2012 NASC National Conference in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma in June. Mrs. Dickerson is a finalist for the Warren E. Shull National Middle Level Adviser of the Year.