Below are a list of the Student Government and Leadership clubs Dowling Catholic has to offer. To learn more about each club, the requirements and moderator download the Dowling Catholic Activities Handbook.

Class Officers

Each class elects four officers to plan activities for their respective classes. 

Freshmen Class Officers

Activities vary, but have included designing t-shirts, a service project, planning freshmen Mass, mixers and decorating for Homecoming week.

Sophomore Class Officers

Activities vary, but have included planning and implementing a carnation sale for Valentines Day, Homecoming Week decorating, planning mixers, and organizing a class-wide service project.

Junior Class Officers

Activities vary, but have included: designing t-shirts for Prom, planning Prom, and entrance painting for Homecoming Week.

Senior Class Officers

Activities vary, but have included: leading Christmas Basket project, entrance painting during Homecoming Week, MORP, senior ski trip, senior video, Welcome Mass and Senior Reflection. 

Student Ambassadors

Student Ambassadors are committing themselves to a highly visible position as representatives for DCHS. Students assist the Admissions Office in working with prospective and new students. 

Student Council

Elected students from each class (Grades 9-12) serve to represent their class. They promote Christian community through the development of activities that encourage school spirit and unity, that allow for student-wide participation and representative body that promotes leadership among all students.



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