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Nov 15, 2013

Woonsocket


APPLICATION DEADLINE IS NOVEMBER 25th at 4pm

Applications are being accepted for five positions on the new Woonsocket School 
Board for staggered terms that range from one to three years. Candidates must be residents and registered voters. Individuals with strong finance, public policy and educational experience as well as exhibiting an understanding of the diversity of the community are encouraged to apply.

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Posted by: Craig

APPLICATION DEADLINE IS NOVEMBER 25th at 4pm

Applications are being accepted for five positions on the new Woonsocket School
Board for staggered terms that range from one to three years. Candidates must be residents and registered voters. Individuals with strong finance, public policy and educational experience as well as exhibiting an understanding of the diversity of the community are encouraged to apply.

School Board members are appointed for terms which are staggered to have positions up for renewal each year. The school board application deadline is Monday, November 25th at 4pm.
All are encouraged to reach out to organizations and community groups to invite individuals to apply. The application may be found on the city's website, www.ci.woonsocket.ri.us/ beginning Tuesday, November 19th. Completed applications should be emailed or delivered to Christina Harmon-Duarte the Director of Personnel at cduarte@woonsocketri.org or at Woonsocket City Hall. Upon receipt of the applications, the School Board Nominating Committee, appointed by Mayor-elect Lisa Baldelli-Hunt, will select nominees from the pool of finalists for consideration. The new School Board will be subject to City Council approval. School Board members will receive compensation set by ordinance of the City Council.