BB2 - Board Membership

The Board of Education shall consist of seven (7) members elected by geographic districts for four-year (4-year) staggered terms in accordance with New Mexico state statutes. All Board of Education members shall be residents of the districts from which they are elected or from which they are appointed.  A vacancy on the Board of Education caused by the resignation, death, refusal to serve, incapacity, or removal from the district of a board member shall be filled in accordance with the provisions of the New Mexico state statutes.

Board of Education membership and elections shall be further set forth in board procedural directive.

Board of Education Member:

  • Policy and Instruction Committee Chair

Administrative Position:

  • Board of Education Services Office Executive Director

References

Legal Cross Ref.:

  • §22-5-3 NMSA 1978  
  • §22-5-8 NMSA 1978
  • §22-5-9 NMSA 1978
  • §22-5-9.1 NMSA 1978
  • §22-5-12 NMSA 1978

Board Policy Cross Ref.:

Procedural Directive Cross Ref.:

NSBA/NEPN Classification: BBB, BBA, BBE

Reviewed: January 17, 1990
Revised: February 21, 1990
Reviewed: February 20, 1996
Reviewed: January 1, 2001
Reviewed: April 2001
Reviewed: August 9, 2010
Revised: August 18, 2010

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