Southwest District

Welcome to the Southwest District of Missouri Association of Student Councils, Missouri’s premier student leadership organization! The Southwest District is open to all public and private middle, junior and senior high schools in the Southwest region. The Southwest District is sponsored by the Missouri Association of Secondary School Principals and the Missouri Association of Student Councils.

District Board Representative

Valerie Poynor, Strafford High School
Phone: 417-736-7000 ext. 1472
Fax: 417-736-7020

2018 Officer Schools

President: Branson High School
Vice President: Norwood High School
2nd Vice President: Carthage Junior High School
Secretary: Lamar High School

2018 Southwest District Meeting | October 26, 2018

2018 Southwest District Meeting
Branson High School
935 P Road
Branson, MO 65616

District Meeting Registration Cost: $12
District Membership Dues: $10
Southwest Registration and Annual Dues Deadline: October 12, 2017
Southwest District T-Shirt Design
Southwest Convention Schedule

Running for District Office

Officer Application Form | Due: October 12, 2017
Officer Responsibilities 


Summer Leadership Workshop Student Scholarship Online Application | Due: April 13, 2018
Summer Leadership Workshop Advisor Scholarship Online Application | Due: April 13, 2018

2017 – 2018 Southwest Advisors of the Year

Sunshine Ridinger | Branson High School | High School Advisor of the Year
Julie Pettyjohn | St. Peter’s Middle School | Middle School Advisor of the Year

Southwest District Officer Training

The Southwest District is offering a training opportunity for student council officers and advisors. Topics will include dealing with conflict, communication, how to lead a meeting, and there will also be time allowed to share ideas. This will be held at Strafford High School in Strafford, MO on Friday, August 30th, 2019, from 8:30-1:30. Please register your students by filling out this form.

Update: The one and only, youth motivational speaker and Southwest Missouri native, Kyle Scheele, will be presenting for four hours to our officers on Friday, August 30th, at Strafford High School (time is tentatively set for 8:30-1:30 and lunch will be included).  Put it on your calendar and make plans to attend!

Date: Friday, August 30, 2019
Cost: Information Coming Soon
Theme: Information Coming Soon

More information will be available in the Spring!

More information to be posted here as it becomes available.