Ms. Mademoiselle Debutante Pageant

The Enlightenment

Developing leaders for today’s global society and beyond

The Miss Mademoiselle Debutante Pageant is designed to prepare participating Mademoiselles for the future by reinforcing the importance of education, character, and community service while expanding their cultural and social horizons through various workshops, speakers and friendly competition.

Let the race toward becoming Miss Mademoiselle begin!

Congratulations for being selected to participate in the 2016 Miss Mademoiselle Pageant:


Ja'shay Davis - North Shore High School

Sasha Falaja - Alief Taylor High School

Bri Hawkins - Citywide

Courtney Jackson - Citywide

Jordan Smith - Alief Taylor High School



We hope you enjoy the experience and know that it is an honor to be a Mademoiselle Debutante.

Important Pageant Dates

Mark your calendar!


1/23 -Pageant Workshop I - Business Casual Attire - Story Board Due

2/6 - Pageant Workshop II - Business Casual Attire - Platform Due

3/5 - Pageant Workshop III - Business Casual Attire - Fundraising Ads and Packet Due

4/2 - Pageant Workshop IV - Business Casual Attire - Public Speaking Showcase - TED Talks


4/29 - Pageant Practice

4/30 - Miss Mademoiselle Debutante Pageant

Alief Taylor High School

7555 Howell Sugarland Rd.

Houston, Texas 77083

Don't Procrastinate! Get a jump start on your story board.

A story/vision board is a visual that illustrates your hobbies, career ambitions, academic honors/awards, talents, school activities, community involvement, favorite quotes, family, etc. It is due on January 23rd which is the first pageant workshop that will focus on presentation of self.


Please make sure your story board is no larger than a standard large poster board which is 24 x 36. Failure to comply will result in the severe loss of points toward the pageant win.

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Required Pageant Docuements

Guidelines for the Platform Statement


The Platform Statement is you opportunity to explain what your chosen platform is and why it is important for the local community to embrace this platform. In addition, it should explain how your platform will further the Mademoiselle Service and Social Club “brand” to the public.


Write what you feel is critical for the judges’ to know about your platform and why it is necessary for you to be Miss Mademoiselle to promote this issue. What you write will be what the judges know about your platform, your role in successfully dealing with this issue, and the role that Mademoiselle Service and Social Club may play in your plan. The entire platform must fit on one page with 1” margins on all four sides using the Times New Roman font style.


This essay may include some of the following items at least:

  • A clear definition of the platform and the specific issue(s) you wish to address
  • A plan on how you have or will create awareness of the platform
  • The way you have or will change attitudes regarding the issue(s)
  • The way you have or will change behaviors related to this issue(s)
  • The way your platform issue will move the Mademoiselle Service and Social Club forward
  • Your media plans
  • You marketing strategy
  • How you propose to fund your ideas/plans


The Platform Statement – combined with your Judge’s Resume - comprises your entire application for this job. The judges will receive exactly what is submitted on these documents. Any items that do not meet the criteria or are submitted after the deadline will not be given to the judges.


Once you have printed the document, you must sign and date this document. Your signature on the Platform Statement verifies that all information on both Judges’ Resume and the Platform Statement is true and accurate. If it is proven that any information on these forms is not true, correct, and factual, you risk losing your local/state title.

Guidelines for Judges' Resume

The Judges’ Resume is your opportunity to demonstrate to the judges why they should consider you for the job of the titleholder. This page- along with your Platform Statement-comprises your entire application for this job. The judges will receive exactly what you submit.

Your signature on the Platform Statement verifies that all information on both the Judges’ Resume and the Platform Statement is true and accurate. If it is proven that any information on these forms is not true, correct, and factual, you risk losing your local/state title.

Use your best judgment on what is most important for the judges to know about you. You may list as many of as few items for each category as you desire. However, the entire form must fit on the page with 1” margins on all four sides using the Times New Roman font style. Use your space wisely. Any variations from this form will be returned to you and you will not be accepted. Your materials will not be retyped. The judges will receive your original work. Any items that do not meet the criteria or are submitted after the deadline will not be given to the judges.

Following the Judges’ Resume Formatting.

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