Grand Rapids High School 
Student Activities 
Captains Council 2016-17
Meeting Dates
Monday, September 12, 2016
Monday, October 3, 2016
Tuesday, November 8 2016
December, TBD by Alumni panel 2016
Monday, January 9, 2017
Monday, Feb. 6, 2017
Monday, March 13, 2017
April TO BE DETERMINED

Purpose: To provide educational opportunities and activities for student leaders that are named or elected as captains of the various athletic and activity programs.

Mission Statement: We stand to be a positive influence for our community. To communicate our beliefs, and carry ourselves with a positive demeanor of confidence, composure, and commitment to our teams and community.” “ When you want to succeed as bad as you want to breathe, then you will be successful.” Thomas

Desired Outcomes:
  • that student leaders become more aware of the role and responsibilities of the position of captain,
  • to realize the effect that student leaders have in their school and community,
  • to understand the importance of being a leader at all times,
  • to develop tactics to make students more effective leaders,
  • to create a “community” of leaders among the captains,
  • to share information between students and adult leaders to assist in developing positive leadership skills.

Calendar:
The Captains Council will meet monthly during the school year. Meetings will be held from 7:45am-8:15am in the Loft.  Text 931-538-4525 in message box, @captainsc to sign up for my reminders.

Curriculum:
  • MSHSL Team Up Program, Top 20 Training, Guest Speakers, Real Life Experiences.

Expectations:
  1. Attendance and participation in all Captains Council meetings is the baseline expectation, in or out of season.
  2. Respectful communication at all times and to all persons, and in reference to all programs, coaches, administrators, and opponents.
  3. Sharing of information with teammates, coaches, and others.
  4. “Walk the walk” at all times.  
  5. Speak “greatness” at all times.