Policy 8411 – Appointment of School Board Officers

The School Board shall elect a President, Vice-President, Clerk and Treasurer from among its membership to serve as officers of the School Board. A School Board Secretary, who need not be a member of the School Board, shall also be appointed.

School Board officers shall be elected annually at the organizational meeting by a majority vote of the School Board.

A School Board officer may be removed from office by a majority vote of the full School Board at a publicly held regular or special meeting of the School Board.

School Board officer vacancies, including resignations, shall be filled as soon as possible in the same manner as provided for at an organizational meeting, except in case the office of President becomes vacant, the Vice-President succeeds as President.


  • Wisconsin Statutes
    • Section 120.05(1) [School board officials]


  • 8412, School Board Officer Duties
  • 8740, School Board Organizational Meeting


AFFIRMED: June 8, 1993


  • November 15, 1993
  • July 10, 2001
  • February 28, 2012
  • February 24, 2015