Jadaria Thomas to serve on State Superintendent Student Advisory Council
The Alabama State Department of Education (ALSDE) is pleased to announce the students who will be this year's State Superintendent Student Advisory Council Members. The State Superintendent Student Advisory Council is a group of 16 secondary school students who currently participate in their local Student Government Association (SGA). These students will provide student voice to the decisions made directly affecting them in the state of Alabama.Students were selected based on their level of leadership in their schools and letters of recommendation. Over 80 applications were submitted. Judges of the student applications included representatives from the ALSDE, CLAS, AASB, A+ Education Partnership and the 2015-16 Alabama Teacher of the Year.Jadaria Thomas, a senior from Childersburg High School is one of the two students selected from District 3. Jadaria currently serves as the Student Government President. She is the daughter of Terry and Dorothy Thomas, Sr. Jadaria is a member of the varsity volleyball and varsity soccer teams at Childersburg. She is also an active member of FBLA, TSA, Student Leadership, Sr. Beta Club, Chamber Ambassadors, the Focus Program, the ROTC Honor Guard, and Key Club.After graduation, Jadaria plans on attending UAB to pursue a degree in bio-medical science and pre-med. The faculty, staff, and student body at Childersburg High School are very proud of Jadaria for this honor and for all of her accomplishments.