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Board Vacancy

The Board of Directors is accepting applications to fill a board vacancy in Director District No. 3. Board vacancies are filled by appointment in accordance with Board Policy and state law. The appointed person will serve until the next regularly scheduled board election in fall 2022, and may choose whether or not to run for office for a standard four year term.  Community members are urged to consider applying.
Applications are being accepted from now through Friday, February 25, 2022.  Interviews will be scheduled shortly thereafter. It is the hope of the Board of Directors to select a candidate and have that person take the oath of office at the March 9, 2022 meeting.
In order to qualify, applicants must be a registered voter within the White River School District and reside within the boundaries of Director District No. 3, which includes South Prairie, much of Wilkeson, and areas in between:
Applicants should submit a resume and a letter of interest which includes a brief biographical sketch and a statement as to why they wish to serve on the Board of Directors.
Such applications should be submitted to:
Superintendent’s Office
White River School District
P.O. Box 2050
240 North A Street
Buckley, WA  98321
For questions about the duties and responsibilities of a School Board Director, for clarification or questions about eligibility, or to find out if your home address falls within the boundaries of District No. 3, please contact the office of Superintendent Janel Keating Hambly at (360) 829-3814 or email at  We would be happy to answer questions about this opportunity.