School Board Declares Vacancy in Zone 5
The Lincoln County School District Board of Directors declared a vacancy in Zone 5 at its meeting on February 10. Board member Terri Woodd regretfully tendered her resignation due to health concerns.
Those interested in this volunteer position must reside in Zone 5 (Makai, Ona Beach, Seal Rock, Waldport, Yachats) at the time of application and throughout the duration of the appointment.
Candidates must have resided in the district for one year prior to the appointment and must be registered voters. Candidates may not be employees of Lincoln County School District.
Applications will be available beginning February 11 on the district website, at the district administration office in Newport, and at the two Waldport schools. Applications will also be mailed to interested parties upon request.
Applications are due to Board/Superintendent Secretary Laurie Urquhart in person, by mail, fax (541-574-7620) or email (email@example.com) on or before Monday, March 2, no later than 3 p.m.
The Board will review the applications and select a maximum of three finalists for a personal interview with the school board. The interviews will take place during a special session meeting of the board on Wednesday, March 4, at Newport High School (exact time to be determined; early evening). The Board will deliberate following the interviews.
The Board will announce the appointment and fill the vacant position at the March 10 regular board meeting, to become effective immediately. Appointment will be through June 30, 2015. The appointee may run for the two-year remainder term in the May, 2015 election.
For more information, contact Board/Superintendent Secretary Laurie Urquhart at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 541-265-4403.