Trustee Appointment Process

Timeline Announced to Fill Vacancy on Boise School Board
Posted on 03/17/2021
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News Release
For Immediate Release
Timeline Announced to
Fill Vacancy on Boise School Board
Boise, ID -- (03/17/2021) --The following Trustee Appointment Timeline has been established by the Boise School Board of Trustees to fill a current vacancy on the Board.
 
Trustee Appointment Timeline
  • March 17 - Candidate nomination applications available on the 2021 Board of Trustees Appointment website or in the Clerk of the Board's Office at 8169 W. Victory Road, Boise.* 
  • April 2 - Candidate nomination applications due. Candidate applications must be returned and signed by the applicant in person to the Clerk of the Board no later than 4:00 p.m. on Friday, April 2, 2021. The form must be complete. Applications received will be posted Monday, April 5, 2021 on the 2021 Board of Trustee Appointment website.
  • April 7 - Special Board Meeting to review applicants and select candidates to interview.
  • April 12 - Interview and appoint new Board member (regular Board meeting).

 

The Boise School Board will follow Regulation 1131(R) - Filling Vacancies on the Board of Trustees.
 
Applicant questions should be directed to the Clerk of the Board (208-854-4123 or sharon.mast@boiseschools.org). Answers will be provided in a timely manner. 
 
Qualifications of Trustees
To be eligible to serve as a Trustee an individual must be at least 18 years of age, an elector and resident of the Boise School District, and have no direct or indirect interest in District contracts. Before entering upon his/her duties, he/she shall take and subscribe an oath faithfully to perform the duties of his/her trust according to law; and no Trustee shall have any pecuniary interest, either directly or indirectly, in any contract with said District, or in any supplies furnished to or for said District, nor shall any Trustee be surety for the performance of any contract with the said Board or District, or the agent or partner of any contractor with said Board or District, and no action shall be maintained or recovery had against said Board or District upon any contract or obligation in which any Trustee is so interested, but the same shall be void. (Section 3 of Charter)

*Please note the Boise School District Services Center, 8169 W. Victory Rd., Boise, will be closed for spring break March 22-26, 2021 and will reopen at 8 a.m. on Monday, March 29, 2021.