Our school board has the following two positions open for election on November 2, 2021.

Director District 2 and Director District 3

These open board positions are four-year terms expiring in 2025. Any potential candidate must be a registered voter residing inside the boundaries of the represented Director District. Links to the Director District boundary maps are provided above, as well as on our Board of Directors web page. The Whatcom County Auditor’s Office can also verify a voter’s Director District (360-778-5102).

The election is managed by the Whatcom County Auditor’s Election Division. The only filing period for these open positions is May 17-21. Complete instructions on filing can be found at the Auditor’s Candidate Resources webpage. You may also consult the Candidate Filing Guide.

The Washington State School Directors Association (WSSDA) has provided detailed information on their Serving on Your Local School Board website describing school board director roles, expectations, and standards. WSSDA publication: What Makes a GREAT School Board Member? Anyone who qualifies as a candidate for one of these open positions is encouraged to learn more about service on our school board by contacting Dr. James Everett by calling (360) 398-7111 or emailing him at jeverett@meridian.wednet.edu.