Department of Student Leadership

In 1994 the Virginia Association of Secondary School Principals instituted the Department of Student Leadership (DSL) to foster the leadership learning of Virginia's youth. During the past sixteen years, DSL has made significant strides in improving the leadership learning opportunities for student leaders throughout the Commonwealth. 

School membership in DSL automatically gives schools an affiliation with three important statewide organizations in student leadership: Virginia Student Councils Association, Virginia Association of Honor Societies, and Virginia Association of Student Activity Advisers.

The annual fee for membership in DSL or VSCA includes the following:

The membership year for DSL is September 1 to August 31.

VSCA Membership Application