MEEKER I The Meeker Education Association (MEA) will host a School Board Candidate Forum on Oct. 17 from 7:30-9 p.m. at the Meeker High School cafeteria. Hosts and moderators for the event will be math and science teacher Robert Dorsett and U.S. literature and journalism teacher Kathleen Kelley. The forum is open to the public and all are encouraged to attend. Seven candidates are running for four seats on the RE-1 District School Board. Board members Iris Franklin, Paul Neilson and Mindy Burke are not running for re-election. Bill DeVergie is the only incumbent running for re-election. Challengers include George Henderson, Bud Ridings, Kristen Eskelson, Carly Thompson, Dan Chinn and Todd Shults. Eligible voters have 30 days before the Nov. 5 election to register to vote. Voters may request a mail-in ballot from County Clerk and Recorder Nancy Amick. For more information,contact Kathleen Kelley at 878-4666.
MEEKER | Meeker High School has been named a 2020 Best High School by U.S. News & World Report, Superintendent Chris Selle told the Board of Education on Monday. “By earning a national ranking in […]
The top two new officers of the Meeker Board of Education, elected at the Nov. 17 board meeting, are, from left to right, President Bud Ridings and Vice President Tom Allen. Bill deVergie, the outgoing […]
Meeker school board rejects charter school; OK’s owner’s representative and $179K fee for building project
MEEKER — In one of the significant decisions school board members handled over a series of meetings, they approved the basic design and construction contract for the new elementary school.