Mission

Gender Sexuality Alliance (GSA) is a student-led organization in middle and high schools around the United States and Canada. It’s goal is to provide a safe and supportive environment for all LGBTQ students and allies. 

LGBTQ+

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans, Queer/Questioning

Co-Presidents – Erin Racklin (12) and Sofia Desio (11)
Vice President – TBD
Secretary – TBD
Treasurer – Elisha Davidoff (11)
Other Attending Members  – Sarah Lappi (12), Angela Zhuang (10), Briar Sutherland-Dufour (10), Julia Lundberg (11), Finley Campbel (10)
 

Meetings

When: Tuesdays from 3:30 – 4:30

Where: The Blackbox 

Advisor: Stephin Ribisi

The Day of Silence is the GLSEN’s annual day of action to spread awareness about the effects of bullying and harassment of LGBTQ+. Students take a day-long vow of silence to symbolically represent the silencing of LGBTQ+ students. 

Accomplishments

  • We have run the Day of Silence since 2017
  • Multiple fundraisers
  • Collaborated with administration to implement gender-neutral bathrooms
  • In 2018 and 2019 members went to the Safe Schools Student Leadership Summit
  • Implemented a freshman health curriculum around the topic of LGBTQ+ people
  • A group of students and faculty attended the Boston Pride March in June 2018
  • Implemented a faculty presentation on the LGBTQ+ community
  • Painted a progressive pride flag on the school
  • Implemented a faculty LGBTQ+ curriculum

Resources

PFLAG https://pflag.org/

GLAAD https://www.glaad.org/

Umbrella – OUT MetroWest https://outmetrowest.org/our-programs-overview-faqs/umbrella/

Trans suicide hotline https://www.translifeline.org/

Suicide hotline https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/

Meetings

When: Wednesdays from 1-2

Where: Google Meets

https://meet.google.com/lookup/a2darr3nx5?authuser=1&hs=179

Different Flags

Lesbian

lesbian flag

Gay

gay flag

Bisexual

bisexual flag

Transgender

transgender flag

Pansexual

pansexual flag

Intersex

intersex flag