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Board Member Opening

The Chewelah School District is seeking candidates to fill the open District 2 School Board Director position.  School directors work together to oversee the school district. As a board, their primary responsibilities are: 


  • Hire, supervise and evaluate the superintendent 
  • Set the vision, mission and strategic goals for the District 
  • Review, revise and adopt policies 
  • Establish and oversee the budget 
  • Serve as community representatives 
  • Monitor the district’s progress toward its goals 

The Board usually meets for a work session on the first Thursday of the month and for a regular business meeting on the third Wednesday of the month.  Meetings begin at 6:30 PM and usually last two hours or less. Directors are encouraged to join committees and attend school events. 

Interested candidates must be a United States citizen and a registered voter residing within District 2.    A detailed map can be viewed at the District Office, or online at our web site.  Questions concerning eligibility and boundaries can be directed to the Superintendent’s Office at 509-685-6800, ext. 1002. 

Applications for the director position will be accepted until filled at the Chewelah School District Office, 210 N Park St. or PO Box 47, Chewelah, WA 99109.  Letters of application should include a brief resume of qualifications, background, and reasons for interest in serving on the board.