This Associated Student Body of MHHS provides an opportunity for students to practice democratic leadership in practical school situations. Students share with adults the responsibility of planning and organizing assemblies, meetings, social and recreational gatherings, rallies, elections, and other events. The students that make up the ASB Senate experience what it is to work as a team and develop group goals and discover personal strengths and weaknesses and develop a class vision as well as an overall school vision. The goal of the MHHS ASB is to be able carry on a safe nurturing atmosphere where students can succeed.
An active Associated Students Body (ASB) offers many opportunities for students to participate in students government. The five top ASB positions-president, vice president, secretary, treasurer, and school board representative-are chosen in a school-wide vote. Other students may apply to serve as one of the senate comissioners, responsible for specific aspects of school life. Commissioners are selected by elected officers in conjunction with the ASB Director. Other opportunities for involvement in student government include running for and serving as a class officer or elected representative to Student Congress.