Vote Now through October 19, 2017
The time for the RHPCS School Board elections is upon us. Four (4) positions are available during this election: two (2) Parent seat and two (2) either Parent or Community Member seats. Board positions are elected for a two-year term.
We have 4 candidates for this election: Christopher Wilson (incumbent), Jennifer Sweet-Fears (incumbent), Dilara Dyer, and Joe Critchfield (incumbent). Visit the RHPCS School Board website at: http://rhcschoolboard.weebly.com/ to view each candidate’s application. Prior to the Annual Meeting and ballot count, we will host a “Meet & Greet the Candidates” time on Thursday, October 19 at 5:00 p.m. Feel free to come meet the candidates in person and ask candidates any questions.
The official Ballot is now available on the school board webpage, is attached with this email, and hard copies are available and can be completed and submitted at the school office.
Who can vote? Only stakeholders are allowed to vote. You are a stakeholder if you are a parent or legal guardian of a RHPCS student, a RHPCS staff member or RHPCS teacher. Only one vote per stakeholder.
How do I vote? Ballots may be printed from this email or from the school board website. Vote by completing your ballot at the school or complete the ballot at your convenience and drop it off or mail to the school address: 8900 Horseshoe Bend Road, Boise, ID 83714. Ballots should be in an envelope marked “election” and be received by 5:30 p.m. on October 19, 2017 in order to be valid.
Counting Ballots: The ballots will be counted at the RHPCS Annual Meeting on Thursday, October 19, 2017 beginning at 5:30 p.m. Ballots will be counted by the Clerk of the Board and the School Administrator. All are welcome and encouraged to attend.
Announce New Board Members: The new Board members will be announced at the Annual Meeting on October 19, 2017. New Board members will be posted on the website.
Swear in new Board Members: New Board members are required to submit for a background check. The new Board members will be sworn in at the Board meeting after the results of the background checks are received by the school.