The SKUSD Board of Trustees
2018 Board of Trustees
Attention: July Board Meeting Rescheduled to Tuesday, July 17, 2018
SCHOOL BOARD TO FILL VACANCY
The Board of Trustees will fill the vacanct seat of resigned member Patrick Reader through a special election with the regular election in November 2018 as a short term seat.
Provisional Appointment Selection: David Gregg, June 20, 2018
(filled resigned member J. Vincent Otis)
PUBLIC NOTICE Notice of Vacancy and Provisional Appointment to the Governing Board of the Southern Kern Unified School District
Governing Board Members Elections November 6, 2018
Declaration of Candidacy forms for eligible candidates available
July 16 - August 10, 2018
Board President, Yolanda SanchezElected 11/2016Present Term Expires 12/2020
Clerk of the Board, Mario Gutierrez
First Elected 12/12/2001
Present Term Expires 12/2018
Board Member, Sandy KirkFirst Elected 11/2010Present Term Expires 12/2018
Board Vice President, VACANTElected 11/2016Present Term Expires 12/2020
Board Member, David GreggProvisional Appointment 6/20/18Present Term Expires 11/2018
The Board shall work with the Superintendent to fulfill its major responsibilities, which include:
- Setting the direction for the district through a process that involves the community, parents/guardians, students, and staff and is focused on student learning and achievement.
- Establishing an effective and efficient organizational structure for the district.
- Providing support to the Superintendent and staff as they carry out the Board's direction.
- Ensuring accountability to the public for the performance of the district's schools.
- Providing community leadership and advocacy on behalf of students, the district's educational program, and public education in order to build support within the local community and at the state and national levels.
As written in the Policies of the Board 9000 Series