Student Trustees Named

A student from London and another from Strathroy have been selected as the student representatives on the Thames Valley District School Board.

Goodness Osih of London Central Secondary School will represent the interests of secondary students from the city of London and Eric Muellejans of Strathroy District Collegiate Institute will represent the secondary students of Elgin, Middlesex and Oxford counties.

Their terms begin August 1, 2014.

The students won’t having voting rights at board meetings, but will be able to participate in every other way.┬áTheir responsibilities include attending meetings and consulting with their peers about educational issues that concern students.

They will also have to meet throughout the year with secondary students to collect input on school matters.

Osih and Muellejans will replace current student trustees Diana Idibe of Sir Frederick Banting Secondary School and Claire Tully of Central Elgin Collegiate Institute, whose terms end July 31.