Applications for a vacancy on the Longview Public Schools Board of Directors are currently being accepted.
In accordance with Board policy, individuals seeking appointment to the Board of Directors must be U.S. citizens and qualified voter residents of Longview School District #122. This is an “at large” position meaning it represents the entire geographic area of Longview Public Schools.
School board meetings are at 6:00 p.m. on the second and fourth Mondays of each month. Meetings take place in the Administration Building Board Room, located at 2715 Lilac Street, Longview. Board members also serve on subcommittee meetings, which occur at least quarterly.
The candidate selected for appointment will serve on the Board until the next odd-numbered year general election, November 2019.
Complete and submit your application online or pick up an application at the Administration Building, 2715 Lilac Street, Longview, between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Applications are due to the Superintendent’s Office Jan. 19, 2018 by 3:00 p.m.
After the Jan. 19 application deadline:
- The Board will review applications in an executive session at the end of the Jan. 22 regular meeting. The Board may select candidates to interview after they complete their review of qualifications. The selection of candidates will occur in open session after the executive session.
- Candidates will be interviewed in open session during the Jan. 29 Special Meeting at 6:30pm. There will be a discussion of qualifications in executive session, then selection of a candidate for appointment to Position #3 in open session.
- The new board member will be sworn into office on Feb. 12.