The Massachusetts Association of Student Councils provides one of the nation’s most highly regarded programs of activities for both middle and high schools, providing a major opportunity for students to learn and apply leadership skills.

MSSAAMASC is a program of the Massachusetts Secondary School Administrators Association (MSSAA) and we work closely with them to offer leadership training opportunities through events, service projects, awards programs and resources to the students across our state.

Upcoming Events & Deadlines At-A-Glance


September 13 President's Dinner registration deadline
September 22President's Dinner at MSSAA (Franklin, MA)
October 11Officershop registration deadline
October 20Officershop at College of the Holy Cross (Worcester, MA)
October 1 - December 1Warren E. Shull Award nominations due
November 13MASC Bocce Tournament with Special Olympics at Westborough High School
December 9Program Cover Design entries due
Administrator of the Year applications due
NASC Conference $500 deposit due
Top Ten Project applications due
Student Election nomination forms due


January 9MASC Annual Spring Conference registration begins
MASC Small Group Workshop applications due

January 13Principal's Day
January 20-21MASC Advisor Workshop (Hyannis, MA)
February 1Excellence Award submissions due
MASC Summer Leadership Conference JC/SC applications due
James Rokas Award applications due
Henry Sullivan Award nominations due
Lip Sync/Talent Show registrations due
Unsung Hero Award applications due
February 1MASC Annual Spring Conference registration ends (unless openings previously exhausted)
Annual Conference final payment due
February 3-5National LEAD Conference (Washington DC)
February 10-12National LEAD Conference (Chicago, IL)
March 8-10MASC Annual Spring Conference (Hyannis, MA)
March 31NASC Conference final deposit due
April 1MASC Summer Leadership Conference registration opens
June 10MASC Summer Leadership Conference final payment due
June TBDNASC National Conference (LOCATION TBD)
July 9-13MASC Summer Leadership Conference (Worcester, MA)

MASC Twitter Feed


- 1 day ago

Room assignment day for #masc17 !! A puzzle of over 300 rooms and 1200 ppl! #behindthescenes…
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- 1 day ago

RT @SpOlympicsMA: Great job @PiratesOHS @MA_StuCo hosting a 'freezin' for a reason' ice cream fundraiser to raise $ for MASC Plunge on Marc…
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- 8 days ago

RT @MASC_President: Hopefully we don't have weather like this for our Annual Polar Plunge in March! Keep up the fundraising so we can surpa…
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- 15 days ago

Wow... just wow. Little dose of leadership, commitment and never give up attitude right there! #patriotnation
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