Some of the most popular anime are set in schools and focus on those “slice-of-life” moments, mainly because these series are aimed at younger audiences more familiar with a school setting. These anime are filled with drama, comedy, and both heartwarming and cringeworthy moments, making them relatable and thoroughly enjoyable to watch.
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Within these schools, there’s always a Student Council or other governing student body that acts as the middle ground between teachers and students and helps ensure every student has an ideal school experience. Many of these council members are not only model students themselves, but they’re also respected by both students and teachers alike.
10 Yuki Sohma Is A Model Student Who Grew By Making Friends (Fruits Basket)
Yuki Sohma is one of the Zodiac members from the Sohma clan and is a model student at Kaibara Municipal High School. At school, he’s viewed as the perfect prince and even has his own fan club. He’s charming and kind and loved by his classmates.
On top of this, he’s an excellent student, always willing to help those in need, and the President of the Student Council. It’s only when he became friends with Tohru that people felt like Yuki had become more approachable and happier.
9 Azazel Ameri Rules With An Iron Fist But Is Adored By Her Peers (Welcome To Demon School Iruma-Kun!)
Azazel Ameri is the Student Council President at Babyls, a renowned school in the Demon World. Even though she can be seen as a strict disciplinarian, she loves Babyls and strives to ensure that the students have the best educational and personal experience.
Students may grumble sometimes at Ameri’s actions, however, they still adore and respect her. Ameri is also an exceptional student, always striving to be the best, so much so that she has the second-highest ranking in the school despite only being in her second year.
8 Kanade Tachibana Has A Kuudere Personality But Is Respected (Angel Beats)
Kanade Tachibana is a student at the Afterlife School, and it’s said that she’s the Student Council President. This means that she’s responsible for helping other people with their problems. She’s also an intelligent and wonderful student.
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She was able to use the Angel Player program to create weapons and amazing defense mechanisms, and she even saved her friends during battles against monsters. Kanade has a very kuudere personality, but she does care for people and is respected by those closest to her.
7 Yusaku Kitamura Is A Hard-Working Role Model To His Peers (Toradora!)
Yusaku Kitamura is the Vice-President of the Student Council, his class’s representative, and the captain of the boys’ softball team at Ohashi High School. On top of this, he maintains exceptional grades and does exceedingly well in school and with his extra-curricular and club activities overall.
He’s hard-working, often staying late to work with the Student Council and always willing to help his classmates, which they greatly appreciate. For those reasons, and many more, Kitamura is well-respected model student.
6 Miyuki Shiba Hails From A Strong Clan And Highly Skilled And Intelligent (The Irregular At Magic High School)
As the main female protagonist of The Irregular at Magic High School, Miyuki Shiba is popular not only with her classmates but also with fans. Miyuki is highly intelligent and often claims the highest marks on tests, exams, assignments, and homework.
In addition to this, she is also adept with her abilities, partly due to her being a Yotsuba, one of the strongest, influential, and secretive houses in the series. Despite this, she’s open and modest, and she serves as a member of the Student Council where she’s both respected and praised for being a model student.
5 Mirio Togata Is Determined And Has Mastered An Ability That Was Almost Impossible To Achieve (My Hero Academia)
Mirio Togata is a student of Class 3-B at U.A. High School. Originally, he was the top contender to inherit All Might’s Quirk, but he was displaced when All Might met Deku. Mirio is quite goofy and loves to laugh and have a good time.
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However, this doesn’t stop him from working exceedingly hard, both in school and at mastering his nearly unmasterable Quirk, and is determined to become the best Pro Hero that he can be. Mirio’s always looking to improve his skills and is highly respected by his classmates and teachers for this model behavior.
4 Haruhi Fujioka Learned The Importance Of Hard Work By Repaying Her Debt (Ouran High School Host Club)
Haruhi Fujioka is a commoner in a school filled with the rich and elite. She is often told that she doesn’t belong because of her upbringing, but that doesn’t stop her. With her exceptional grades, she’s a model student who knows the importance of hard work.
As she was mistaken for a boy and is in debt to the Host Club, Haruhi works off what she owes by spending time with female students who don’t know her secret. Despite this, she’s a beloved and respected member of a not-so-respectable club.
3 Kakeru Sengoku, The Student Council President, Has A Caring And Diligent Personality (Horimiya)
Kakeru Sengoku is the Student Council President of Katagiri Senior High School and a member of Class 3-3. Even though he gets embarrassed quite easily, he does his best to live up to the high standards that his classmates and teachers expect of him.
He’s one of the smartest students and prides himself on his work ethic. He also is very well-read for someone of his age. Sengoku is highly respected by his peers and many people look up to him for his diligence and caring personality.
2 Medaka Kurokami Has A Strong Personality And Exceeds Everyone’s Expectations (Medaka Box)
Medaka Kurokami, the female protagonist of Medaka Box, is well-known for her strong personality. She’s a highly intelligent student who placed first in the national test and regularly exceeds expectations in sports and calligraphy. She’s also quite powerful, wielding an ability known as The End.
Even though she can be snobby at times, she’s incredibly compassionate and sees the good in everyone. She even has a suggestion box and she plans on completing every task that is submitted to her. Medaka’s classmates adore her in spite of her strong personality and intimidating strength, and she’s considered a model student by her peers and teachers.
1 Misaki Ayuzawa Is Known As The Demon President, But She Works Hard And Is A Great Student (Maid Sama!)
Even though it was the first year that girls were allowed to attend previously all-boys Seika High School, Misaki Ayuzawa worked hard to become the Student Council President. Her goal was to protect the female students and keep the unruly guys in line.
She may be known as the Demon President, but she’s hard-working, receives good grades, and tries to make the school a safe place for everyone regardless of gender. She puts in a lot of effort to study and make good impressions on her fellow students and teachers. On top of this, she works at a part-time job to help support her family’s expenses. Misaki’s sometimes much too selfless.
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