Constitution Of The Fort Madison High School 's Gay Straight Alliance

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Constitution of the Fort Madison High School’s
Gay-Straight Alliance

Preamble
The intentions of this Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA) at Fort Madison High School will be to build a progressive front that fosters diversity, acceptance, and educational growth. This constitution will lay the foundation and guidelines for these missions.

Article I - Name
The name of this organization shall be the Gay-Straight Alliance of Fort Madison High School, hereafter referred to as “GSA.”

Article II - Purpose The purpose of this organization shall be to provide a safe and supporting environment for all students to talk about their issues related to gender identity, sexual orientation, mental wellness, and various other pertinent topics. This GSA will foster diversity and engage in events to spread awareness and knowledge of LGBTQ+ topics not only to it’s members but to the community. There will be an emphasis on combating intolerance in our society with dignified composure and calmness.

Article III - Membership Section One - Types of membership Faculty are invited to be members of the club, but will have no official vote nor ability to persuade other voting members unless warranted. Community members are encouraged to come to events but are not allowed to attend regular meetings. The only exception to this would be past students who were also in the GSA. The general members of this GSA will consist of enrolled students from within the Fort Madison Community School District. Membership…
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