School District One accepting applications for remainder of board term


The Anderson School District One Board of Trustees is seeking qualified individuals interested in serving out the vacant Area 5 Board position through November of 2018.
The position recently became open with the resignation of former board member Dr. Doug Atkins.
Area 5 primarily covers the town of Williamston.
Board policy states that board candidates should have a genuine interest in and devotion to public education, a willingness to give time and effort to the work, a capacity for understanding people, and the ability to work cooperatively with others.
Qualifications include the following:
-Must live in Anderson School District One in Board Area 5.
-Must be registered to vote in their resident precinct
-Must have been a resident of South Carolina for two years and a resident of Anderson County for one year prior to appointment
-May not hold another office. This means may not be currently elected to another office of the state or its subdivisions.
Interested, qualified individuals should contact the district at the following address:
Please respond with the following information by June 29. The Board will interview interested individuals and will recommend a candidate to the Anderson County Board of Education.