Notice and request for applicants for provisional appointment to the Shaffer School Board

Due to the resignation of a trustee of the Shaffer Elementary School District, the board voted Nov. 16, to call for a provisional appointment to fill the vacated seat. Community members wishing to be considered for a provisional appointment must be a resident of the school district and complete a questionnaire that may be obtained by contacting Dianne Parady at Shaffer Elementary School District, Litchfield, CA or calling 254-6577.

Completed questionnaires should be submitted to the Shaffer Elementary School District Office no later than 3 p.m. Dec. 6, 2021.

Applications from candidates meeting the above qualifications will be reviewed by the Shaffer Elementary School District Board of Trustees and the board may fill the vacancy at its Dec. 14, 2021 meeting. Unless a petition calling for a special election, containing a sufficient number of signatures, is filed in the Lassen County Office of Education within 30 days following a provisional appointment, the appointment shall become effective.

The appointee shall be sworn in and seated at the Dec. 14 meeting and shall hold office until the next regularly scheduled board member election in November 2022.