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School Board Vacancy

At the December 20, 2018, meeting, Board President Kim Patrick announced her resignation effective January 18, 2019. Per Board Policy and in accordance with Wisconsin State Statute 17.26 (1), an appointee will be chosen by the current Board of Education members to serve until the spring election in April, 2020.


Individuals wishing to be considered for the seat are asked to declare their interest by completing the “Declaration of Interest to Fill Vacant Board Seat”. This form and information is available HERE. Interested citizens must be residents of the School District of Fort Atkinson and submit the completed form before 4:00 p.m., on Friday, January 25, 2019. Completed forms should be returned to Superintendent's Office, 201 Park Street, Fort Atkinson, WI 53538.


All interested and eligible candidates will be invited a Special Meeting of the Board on Monday, January 28, 2019, at 8:30 a.m. After hearing from each candidate, the Board of Education will make its decision.  


Questions regarding the vacancy may be directed to the superintendent’s office at 920-563-7807. The Board of Education is most appreciative of the interest of those individuals who consider this important appointment.