202.3 – TERM OF OFFICE
Board members elected for a full term at a regularly scheduled school election in November, of odd-numbered years, serve for four years. Board members appointed to fill a vacant position will serve until the next scheduled school election. A board member elected to fill a vacancy will serve out the unexpired term.
Being a board member is a unique opportunity for a citizen to participate on a governing board of the school district. Eligible board members are encouraged to consider running for more than one term.
NOTE: This policy states the terms of office established by law for board members elected at a regular or special election or appointed to fill a vacancy.
Legal Reference: Iowa Code §§ 69.12; 274.7; 279.6-.7 (2007).
Date of Adoption: September 2014
Reviewed & Revised: March 21, 2016, February 14, 2022