Student leadership is the moral center and the voice of the Rabun Gap-Nacoochee School student community.  Student leaders set a positive example, support the student body, and represent the school in all school matters.  They Lead the Way by example in all manners of speech and daily living.  They are visible and active in all areas of community life, and they strive to increase community understanding and preserve the integrity of Rabun Gap.

Caleb, '18 (Otto, NC)

"Developing leadership skills is what happens behind the scenes at Rabun Gap."

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Prefects assume a major responsibility in the life of Rabun Gap by helping to maintain the quality of life for both boarding and day students.  Modeling an attitude of mutual trust, openness, fairness, empathy, and cooperation, prefects share with faculty members specific management duties in dorms and other campus facilities.

Student Government

Led by students elected from each grade and advised by faculty, the Student Government assists the administration and faculty in governing the student body.  Their task is to manage and initiate positive social activities and to promote school spirit, as well as to seek policy changes that will benefit the community.

Honor Council

The Rabun Gap community embraces an honor system that sets the highest standard for truth and honesty for all of it's members.  The Honor Council is a group of students and faculty members, elected by their peers, to increase community understanding and preserve the integrity of the honor system.  The foundation of the honor system is the Honor Code (shown below).

The Rabun Gap Honor Code

 "As a member of the Rabun Gap-Nacoochee School community, I promise to uphold honor with my words and actions.  I will not lie, cheat, or steal.  I accept responsibility for my own actions and for what other members of the community may do in my presence.  I understand the need for honor and pledge to defend it."
Rabun Gap-Nacoochee School is a private, coeducational day and boarding school for grades Pre-K through 12, located in Rabun Gap, GA. Centrally located between Atlanta, GA, Greenville, SC, and Asheville, NC, we combine our strong academic program, mountain setting, and Presbyterian heritage to inspire young people who are eager to learn and grow.

Rabun Gap-Nacoochee School does not discriminate regardless of race, color, religion, gender, disability, creed, or national origin.