Presidents are the face of the Program and encourage other scholars to succeed.
If you want to:
- Be more involved with your fellow Crosby Scholars
- Represent your class at Crosby Scholars functions
- Promote the Crosby Scholars Program to underclassmen
- and much more
…this could be your best role! Check out the complete job description below.
If you are a current junior and would like to run for Crosby Scholars president at your school for the 2018-2019 school year, please log in to your Crosby Scholars Student Portal to submit your self-nomination registration by March 18. Your name will then be added to your school's ballot. Voting through the Crosby Scholars Student Portal will begin on March 21.
The Role of Crosby Scholars President
Host an executive committee meeting during the school year. Meet with the Crosby Scholars staff at the Officers Council meeting. Represent your school at Crosby Scholar functions. Promote the Program to underclassmen during open house. Share activities with the Crosby Scholars office and to the school newspaper. Assist the Crosby Scholars liaison with keeping current materials on the Crosby Scholars bulletin board at the school. Publicize Senior Academies, Community Service deadline, WSFCS College Fair, and other activities to classmates. Assist with the collection of senior community service forms. Coordinate a group picture for the yearbook. Register seniors and represent your school at the Senior Honors Gala. Promote the goals and ideals of the Crosby Scholars Program at all times.
The Presidents-elect will be invited to attend this year's Senior Honors Gala which will be held on April 30 and to the Breakfast of Champions which will be held on May 22.
Presidents must be rising seniors and have cumulative GPAs of 2.5 or higher.
If there is a tie between candidates after the online voting concludes, a runoff will be held unless a runoff is likely to yield the same result. In that case, the school will have co-officers.
Presidential and Junior Vice-Presidential Elections at Forsyth Middle College will be held in the fall of 2018.
Crosby Scholars currently enrolled in 9th and 10th grades will have the opportunity to add their names to either the Sophomore VP or Junior VP ballots on March 26. Details will be posted in the Crosby Scholars Student Portals.