Budget Committee Vacancy

posted Oct 24, 2013, 10:29 AM by Corey Thompson
Sherwood School District Budget Committee position #5 is open for selection due to the expiration of the term of Jim Rose on June 30, 2013.  The Board is currently seeking qualified applicants to fill this vacancy.  Applicants selected will serve on the Budget Committee for a three year term, beginning December 11, 2013 through June 30, 2016.  

The Budget Committee plays a vital role in assisting the District and the community in reviewing the proposed budget each year before the proposal is presented to the Board for adoption.  The Board invites interested community members to submit the attached application to be considered for appointment to the Budget Committee.  Applications should be submitted to the Board’s secretary, Corey Thompson, at Sherwood Schools District Office, 23295 S.W. Main Street by 4:00 p.m. on November 18, 2013.  If you have any questions, please call the Superintendent’s office at 503-825-5003.


The criteria to be used in the selection process are:
1. Interest in the District as demonstrated by recent involvement in District activities;
2. Knowledge of the school system;
3. Background experience that contributes to budget deliberations and decisions; and
4. Willingness to commit necessary time to be spent on Budget Committee activities during the school year.

To qualify for appointment, in accordance with board policy, candidates:
1. Must be a resident within the Sherwood School District;
1. Must be a legally registered voter; and
2. Must not be an officer, agent or employee of the Sherwood School District.

Selection Process:
1. Completed application submitted in a timely manner;
2. Qualifications of applicants verified by District Office;
3. Paper screening by Board Chair and Vice Chair;
4. Interview of finalists (tentatively scheduled for December 11, 2013); 
5. Appointment by Board of Education.


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