You have two opportunities to hear from all three Payson School Board candidates vying for two open seats. Board members serve a four year term without salary. According to ARS 15-341, “The governing board shall … prescribe and enforce policies and procedures for the governance of the schools, not inconsistent with law or rules prescribed by the state board of education.”
These policies affect affect 2,200 students in and around Payson.
The three candidates include Darlene Younker, Angela Prock, and Sheila DeSchaaf. Gila Watch strongly supports Ms. Younker.
Tuesday, Oct. 7, 6:00 pm
The Payson High School Key Club is sponsoring this school board candidate forum, which will be held at the Payson High School Library, 301 S. McLane Rd., Payson.
Thursday, Oct. 9, 6:00 pm
The Payson Tea Party will host this forum, which will be held at Tiny’s Restaurant, 600 East 260, Payson.