Leadership & Service

Leadership and service opportunities exist for girls in all grade levels. These opportunities hone leadership skills, encourage compassion, and instill a sense of responsibility.

Leadership Positions:

  • Student Heads of School (Head of Boarding, Day, and Judiciary)
  • Class Presidents and Officers
  • Resident Advisors
  • Head of STARs
  • Heads Social Committees
  • Team Captains Red and White Team Captains
  • Heads of Community Service
  • Head of the Student Diversity Board
  • Ambassadors

Student government at Madeira is also a major opportunity for leadership experience. There are opportunities to edit the school newspaper or yearbook, or captain one of Madeira’s sports teams. All tap a girl’s talent for rallying others around a vision and making that vision a reality.

Service Opportunities:

Several clubs and organizations at Madeira organize service opportunities. Clubs that engage students in volunteer activities include:

  • African Affairs Club
  • Amnesty International
  • FOCUS (Fellowship of Christians in Universities and Schools)
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Green Team (sustainability club)

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