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Vacancy Information – Reorganization Committee

Search for Candidates to Fill a Vacancy on the State Committee for the Reorganization of School Districts (Application Due July 31)


After many years of dedicated service and leadership, Ms. Teresa Hawk, of Chadron, Nebraska, has decided this term for the State Committee for the Reorganization of School Districts ending on December 31, 2018 will be her last.


The Commissioner of Education has asked the staff of the Office of School Finance and Organization Services to begin the process of seeking recommendations from the Nebraska education community for persons with interest and appropriate qualifications for this post.  Candidates will be recommended to the State Board of Education at its September meeting.  State Statutes 79-435, R.R.S., requires that the qualification for this position be a layperson (A layperson would mean anyone not currently certified as a teacher or administrator. This applicant would need to have “some knowledge” about how public school districts are organized, and currently operated). Members of the Committee serve without compensation, but are reimbursed for expenses necessarily incurred in the performance of their duties.  The Committee meets 1-2 times per year or as required by reorganization activity.


Potential candidates should complete and submit the following online application by Tuesday, July 31, 2018.


Contact Bryce Wilson at (402) 471-4320 or if you have further questions.


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