The School Board shall organize annually by the election of officers at the first meeting. The first order of business shall be the election of the School Board Chairman. The new chairman shall then assume office and preside over the remainder of the meeting.
•Buena Vista City School Board serves a city in which its members are elected, and the organizational meeting shall be held in July.
At this meeting the School Board shall elect a chairman. The School Board also shall appoint a clerk and approve a designee of the division superintendent to attend meetings of the School Board in the absence or inability of the superintendent to attend. The School Board may elect a vice-chairman of the board and may appoint a deputy clerk. The term of office for the above positions shall be one year. The agenda for the organizational meeting shall include setting time, place and dates of regular School Board meetings and other items of annual business as appropriate.
AT THE ORGANIZATIONAL MEETING, SCHOOL BOARD MEMBERS SHALL AFFIRM THEY WILL ABIDE BY POLICY BA, THE CODE OF ETHICS FOR SCHOOL BOARD MEMBERS.
Legal Ref.: Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended, sections 22.1‑72, 22.1-76.
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