Ridgefield School District seeking school board candidate applications

The Ridgefield School District is seeking highly qualified and interested community leaders to apply for a vacant Director position (District 1) on the Ridgefield School Board.

Applications for appointment to District 1 are due in the Superintendent’s Office by 4 p.m. on April 10, 2017.  Applications are available at the Superintendent’s Office, 2724 S. Hillhurst Rd., Ridgefield or online at www.ridgefieldsd.org.

The Board of Directors will meet in a special meeting for the purpose of an open public session to interview candidates and make the appointment session tentatively May 15, 2017.

The Ridgefield School District Board of Directors consists of five members. Each Director represents one of five geographic districts in which he or she resides.

The District 1 vacancy when Jeff Vigue announced his retirement from the board following ten years of distinguished service.

The District 1 boundaries are as follows:

Director District 1

Starting at the intersection of Refuge Rd and Hillhurst Rd.

Southeast on Hillhurst Rd to 22nd Cir.

East on 22nd Cir to 26th Ave.

North on 26th Ave and extension to 2010 Ridgefield city limits.

West and North following city limits to Gee Crk.

Northwest on Gee Crk to Pioneer St.

East on Pioneer St to Reiman Rd.

North on Reiman Rd to 5th Way.

West on 5th Way to Lark Dr.

North on Lark Dr to Heron Dr.

Westerly on Heron Dr to Gee Crk.

Northerly on Gee Crk to Main Ave.

North on Main Ave to 291st St.

East on 291st St to 71st Ave.

North on 71st Ave to Lancaster Rd.

Northwest on Lancaster Rd to Union Pacific RR.

North on Union Pacific RR to county line.

Westerly on county line to Columbia Rvr.

South on Columbia Rvr to Bachelor Island Slough.

Southeasterly through Bachelor Island Slough to Lake Rvr.

Southeast through Lake Rvr to Refuge Rd.

Easterly on Refuge Rd to the point of the beginning.

The Board of Directors is the governing board of the Ridgefield School District. Directors must be a U.S. citizen and resident of the state of Washington; be a resident and qualified voter in the school district; and reside in the director district which he or she represents.

Interested persons may apply in person or in writing by contacting the Superintendent’s Office at 360-619-1302, 2724 S. Hillhurst Road, Ridgefield, WA 98642.

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