For the most up to date information about CRASC visit the
Official CRASC Website at
Regional Association of Student Councils (CRASC)
people make things happen. Some people watch things happen. Some people wonder, what happened? If you want to make things happen and not just watch it or stand and
wonder, then get involved!
CRASC - What is it?
Chesapeake Regional Association of Student Councils, is a county-wide
representative organization of secondary school student government
associations which serves as a forum where students can speak out and
help shape the direction that the educational system will take.
involved in everything from school discipline procedures to course
design and development of curricular programs in your school. As a
sounding board for students' feelings and ideas,
CRASC is structured to
take these thoughts and present them to the proper policy-making body, whether it be the
Board of Education, County Government or the State Legislature.
just complain about a problem; become involved in finding a solution!
The advisor to CRASC is the
Administrator of Student Leadership and Involvement
for Anne Arundel County
Public Schools. The Student Leadership & Involvement Office provides
leadership training and opportunities for you to use your skills.
Student recognition and visibility
Help in organizing or
re-organizing your student government or council
Assemblies with representatives from all Anne Arundel County
and day-school based leadership conferences
Representation to the
Maryland Association of Student Councils (MASC), and the National
Association of Student Councils (NASC)
CRASC elects the Student
on the Board of Education, the only full voting student member in
on advisory, calendar, and study committees to the Board of
Representation at Anne
Arundel County Board of Education meetings through the Educational
Liaison Committee (ELC)
Legislative lobbying on
youth and educationally-related issues through the Legislative
Liaison Committee (LLC)
Student involvement in
community action groups through the Environmental and Community
Action Committee (ECAC)
Conventions and conferences concerning youth
and educationally related matters
World of the Representative
information on CRASC, call the Student Leadership Office at
410-222-5405 or e-mail the CRASC
Advisor Heather Jenkins,
Administrator of Student Leadership and Involvement/CRASC Advisor, e-mail