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Board of Education

Mission Statement

It is the mission of the Beekmantown Central School District and its community to educate every individual to be a quality contributor to society and self. 

 

Organization & Membership of the Board of Education  

A nine (9) member Board is elected with no salary to govern the District. A three (3) year term of office begins on July 1st. At the July Reorganizational Meeting, the Board of Education elects a president and vice-president to serve for a one-year term. 


Responsibilities 
 

The Board of Education is the official policy-making body of the Beekmantown Central School District. Responsibilties include:

  • Adopting policies for the operation of the District
  • Determing educational standards and goals
  • Hiring the Superintendent of Schools
  • Authorizing the appointment of faculty, staff members, and other personnel actions
  • Overseeing, authorizing, and approving financial matters including the annual school budget for public vote
  • Representing the community educational matters
  • Communicating the District's educational program and needs of the community

 

Meetings

Board of Education Meetings are held the second Tuesday of each month beginning at 6:15 pm in the MS/HS Library. The public is always encouraged to attend.