Student Senate

Student Senate is a GHS course that provides students who have shown exceptional work ethic and participation in their classes with the honor of having a say in the activities and workings of the high school. 

What Senate Does

Student Senate is involved in many events in the high school as well as in the community. Senators are also influential in making many decisions for the school, including the Homecoming and Snowgoing Spirit Week events and dress days. Here is a list of the events that Senate has recently worked on:

  • Organizing the Homecoming Dance
  • Constructing the Class Homecoming Floats
  • Creating Class Homecoming Banners
  • Organizing the Veterans' Day Assembly
  • Organizing Class Fundraisers
  • Participating in the Homecoming Parade
  • Handling the Powder Puff Football Game Concessions
  • Hosting Spirit Week Assemblies and Activities
  • Making Reminders for Paying Class Dues
  • Creating the Senior Video
  • Overseeing Prom
  • Organizing the Snowgoing Dance and Other Activities
  • Organizing Blood Drives
  • Recycling 
  • Advertising School & Community Events
  • Supporting our 2019-2020 Charities: GHS Viking Pantry & Cancer Awareness

2019-2020 Events

Homecoming ~ September 30-October 5
Veterans' Day Assembly ~ November 11

Blood Drive ~ November 20

Snowgoing ~ February 18-22





Student Senate Positions -- 2019-2020

Seniors - Class of 2020

Advisers - Sarah Allen & Erin Krabill
Governor - Olivia VanDeVen
President - Allie Moffit
Vice President - Haley Hayes
Treasurer - Jocelyn Brown
Secretary- Caden Arredondo 
Class Rep - Eli Jackson
At Large - Liberty Jones (tri 1)

Juniors - Class of 2021

Advisers -  Loren Cobb & Shalley Kammer-Paulus
Lt. Governor - Katelyn Moore
President - Alison Brown
Vice President - Ellie Wagner
Treasurer - Evan Renn
Secretary - Kayliegh Paulus (Tri 1)
Class Rep - Gavin Bowers
Class Rep - Jenna Sanders 
Class Rep - Devin O’Dell
At Large - Kayliegh Paulus (Tri 2)

Sophomores - Class of 2022

Advisers - Meredith Anderson & Joni Welch
Executive Secretary - Maddi Elliott
President - Alaina Anderson
Vice President - Sage Jones 
Treasurer - AllyJohnson
Secretary - Lacie Hoffman 
Class Rep - Holly Holcomb
Class Rep - Ella Longendyke
At Large - Kayli Burch
At Large - Ally Laine

Freshmen - Class of 2023

Advisers - Sarah Amman & Gary Matelski
Executive Treasurer - Lauren Hartman
President - Kaycie Smith
Vice President - Kynadi Dole
Treasurer - Naomi Barnett
Secretary - Gabrielle Helinski 
Class Rep - Raigen Bowers 
Class Rep - Paige Barkway

Committee Positions -- 2019-2020

Community Service

Chair: Ellie Wagner
Co-Chair: Katelyn Moore
Madalynn Elliot
Gabby Helinski
Paige Barkway
Jae Sanders

Student Activities 

Chair: Olivia Van De Ven 
Co-Chair: Alaina Anderson
Eli Jackson
Devin O’Dell
Kynadi Dole 
Evan Renn
Caden Arredondo 

Public Relations

Chair: Ally Johnson
Co-Chair: Ella Longendyke
Sage Jones
Raigen Bowers
Alison Brown
Jocelyn Brown
Hayley Hayes 

Student Improvement Team

Chair: Allie Moffit 
Co-Chair: Lacey Hoffman 
Naomi Barnett
Lauren Hartman
Holly Holcomb
Kaycie Smith