Ancaster High School, Grade 11
Jason Alaee founded and leads several Science and Technology related clubs in his school, such as the Coding Club and Math Club. He also serves on the Student Council as a Positive School Climate Leader. Jason has stage-managed school productions and founded an economic debate club. He developed and manages his school newspaper’s website and curates their digital media publications. Jason leads his school’s DECA chapter and competes in Business and Finance case study competitions. He helps others train for these competitions as well.
Outside of school, Jason runs a weekly Junior Youth Empowerment Group to mentor and aid local youth in making positive change. He helps turn their motivation for change into real actions. Jason serves on the City of Hamilton’s Youth Steering Committee and develops policies and strategies for City Council which better addresses the needs of youth in Hamilton. He also serves as a Student Senator, sharing the voice of students in a school board setting. Jason represented Canada at the United Nations Youth Assembly last year. He also competes in Math and Computing contests and maintains a high academic average.