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School Board Vacancy Position 1

Posted: June 17, 2024

Scio School District Board of Directors Vacancy Timeline

Position 1 – Term ends June 2025

Declared vacant and adopted timeline on June 13, 2024

  1. Post Board Vacancy notice:

Website- post on June 17, 2024
Posted at the District Office and Post Office- June 17, 2024
Facebook- post on June 17, 2024 and weekly until July 10

  1. Interested parties are to write a letter of interest to the Scio School Board of Directors.
  2. Letters of interest will be accepted until July 10, 2024
  3. Letters will be reviewed on July 11, 2024 during the Regularly Scheduled Board Meeting
  4. Appointment: Board will vote and appoint on July 11, 2024, during Regular Board Meeting.

Letters of Interest need to include the following:

  1. What qualifications do you have that will help you to be a member of the Board?
  2. Why do you wish to become a member of the Board?
  3. Any additional information you wish to share that would make you a good candidate for the position.


Background Information

Position: School Board Member Position 1

Appointment Requirements: To be eligible for appointment, the candidate must:

  1. Have lived in the district at least 12 months prior to appointment and current still reside in the district
  2. Not be an officer or employee of the district
  3. Be a registered voter of the school district

Duration of Appointment: To complete the term of the vacated position until June 2027.


  • Commit to at least one meeting per month and budget meetings;
  • The candidate should have personal integrity, intelligence and appreciate the values of good education;
  • The candidate should be willing and capable of assuming responsibilities;
  • The candidate must be willing and able to make sacrifices of his/her time, knowledge and personal pleasure for the benefit of the district.

Letter of Interest Procedure: The letter of interest, when completed, should be returned to Chelle Mask, Board Secretary at the address below or emailed to The Board will review candidate letters on July 11, 2024 at the Regular Board Meeting. The Board will select a candidate on the same evening.

38875 NW 1st Ave, Scio, OR 97374

Letters of Interest will be accepted until June 10, 2024. (If letters are mailed to the District Office, they must arrive the by June 10, 2024 deadline. Any letters received after June 10, 2024 regardless of post marked date, will not be considered for the open position)

Desirable Qualifications: Participant in school activities, committees, etc.; ability to solve problems in a positive manner.

Additional Information: If you have questions or would like additional information, contact the Scio School District Office at 503-394-3261.