Yavapai County School Superintendent Tim Carter has announced a vacancy on the Canon Elementary School District Governing Board. That opening was created by the resignation of Board Member Margaret Opsal, due to personal reasons. We greatly appreciate the dedicated service that Board Member Opsal has provided to the school district and the community. We wish her the very best.
In order to be eligible to hold this NON-PARTISAN position a person must; be a registered voter within the school district, be a citizen of the United States of America, be at least 18 years of age, possess their civil rights, have continually resided within the school district for at least one year immediately preceding taking office, and they or their spouse may not be employed by the district, or working for the district on a third party contract.
Deadline for receipt of letters of interest and a resume is Friday, November 17, 2023, at 5:00 p.m. Documents may be sent by US mail, or delivered in person to the address above. They may also be emailed to Mr. Carter will interview finalists at the Canon School District office on Tuesday, November 21, 2023. The appointments should be announced by Tuesday, November 22, 2023, and be valid from taking the oath of office through December 31, 2024. If the appointee plans to continue past that date, they will need to run for the seat in the 2024 election cycle, with a new multi-year term beginning January 1, 2025. If you have any questions, please call Superintendent Carter at 928-925-6560.