Student Voice and Activism Fellows

Student Voice and Activism Fellows

What is SVAF?

SVAF‌ ‌is‌ ‌a‌ ‌district‌ ‌leadership‌ ‌team‌ ‌dedicated‌ ‌to‌ ‌advancing‌ ‌and‌ ‌deepening‌ ‌student‌ ‌voices‌ ‌in‌ ‌all‌ ‌schools‌ ‌and‌ ‌across‌ ‌district‌ ‌systems‌ ‌and‌ ‌structures.‌ ‌SVAF‌ informs,‌ ‌shapes,‌ ‌and‌ ‌strengthens‌ ‌the‌ ‌district's‌ ‌commitment‌ ‌to‌ ‌inclusive‌ ‌partnerships‌ ‌with‌ ‌students.‌ ‌SVAF‌ ‌students‌ ‌work‌ ‌with,‌ ‌advise,‌ ‌and‌ ‌train‌ students,‌ ‌teachers,‌ ‌administrators,‌ ‌and‌ ‌central‌ ‌office‌ ‌staff‌ ‌in‌ ‌how‌ ‌to‌ ‌build‌ ‌partnerships‌ ‌with‌ ‌youth,‌ ‌share‌ ‌in‌ ‌decision-making,‌ ‌and‌ ‌understand‌ ‌how‌ ‌systems‌ ‌of‌ ‌power‌ ‌contribute‌ ‌to‌ ‌systemic‌ ‌school‌ ‌issues.‌

Alumni Highlight

Discover and Exercise the Power of Voting—for Those of Us Who Can’t
By: Crystal Campos

Read Cystal Campos', a SVAF alum, blog post answering what every american should know.

Who is SVAF?

SVAF is composed of 12 students from 12 different high schools, ranging from sophomores to seniors.

Read their bios to meet the members of SVAF here!

Advance and Deepen Youth Voice

Upcoming Events

Stay tuned for upcoming events hosted by SVAF!

Join an SVC

Start or join your school's Student Voice Committee. Contact Mildred Garcia Gomez, Student Voice Specialist, at to get started!

The Student Voice 360 Toolkit

Engage with our SV360 Toolkit to learn more about how to center student voice, increase youth participation, and more.

Reach out to SVAF

Interested in learning more? Reach out to Student Voice Specialist and SVAF Coordinator, Agustin Flores, at

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