Due to the passing of Jack D. Wiseman, who served on the Jackson County Board of Education since July 1, 2000, a vacancy now exists on the Jackson County Board of Education. West Virginia Code 18-5-2 authorizes the Board of Education to appoint an individual to fill this vacancy. The individual named to the position will serve through June 30, 2018.

Due to the passing of Jack D. Wiseman, who served on the Jackson County Board of Education since July 1, 2000, a vacancy now exists on the Jackson County Board of Education. West Virginia Code §18-5-2 authorizes the Board of Education to appoint an individual to fill this vacancy. The individual named to the position will serve through June 30, 2018. 

  The Jackson County Board of Education is currently accepting letters of interest and resumes from individuals who wish to be considered for the vacancy. Due to the legal restriction limiting the membership of the school board to two members per magisterial district, only citizens and residents of the Northern and Western Magisterial Districts may be considered for the vacancy.

 Qualifications, as per WV Code: 1) be a citizen and resident of Jackson County, 2) possess a high school diploma or GED, 3) may not engage in political activities as outlined in WV Code §18-5-1a, and 4) may not be a current employee of the Jackson County Board of Education. 

 Letters of interest and resumes must be received no later than 4:00 p.m. on Monday, October 23, 2017, and are to be submitted to:

Ms. Roberta Ferrell, President, Jackson County Board of Education, 1 School Street, P.O. Box 770

Ripley, WV 25271