On Tuesday, September 3, 2019, two student board members were sworn is for a year’s service: Jackson Harnett from Mountain View High and Oliver Yu from Los Altos High.
Superintendent Dr. Nellie Meyer led them in their pledges to support and defend the Constitution of the United States and the Constitution of the State of California, as well as do their duties are student board reps.
Oliver and Jackson make a big commitment as student board members. They must attend all board meetings, present reports for their schools, represent their fellow students’ perspectives, and vote on issues brought to the MVLA Board of Trustees. Their many hours of service help introduce them to the legislative process and practice effective positive communication skills.
MVLA has had student board members for more than five decades. The Board of Trustees welcomes both Oliver and Jackson to the dais.