According to state law, the annual organizational meeting of the Board of Education shall be held
within 14 days after the annual Board election. The newly elected members shall qualify by taking
the oath of office as prescribed in Article VII, Section 11 of the Constitution of Missouri.
The Board shall organize by the election of a president and vice president, and the Board shall,
on or before July 15 of each year, elect a secretary and a treasurer who shall assume their
respective duties on July 15. The secretary and treasurer may or may not be members of the
The order of business shall be for the Board secretary to open the meeting. The Board secretary
shall then give the oath to the new members and proceed to conduct the election of the president.
When a president is elected, he or she will take over the meeting. A vice president shall then be
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Note: The reader is encouraged to check the index located at the beginning of this
section for other pertinent policies and to review administrative procedures
and/or forms for related information.
Revised: 01/12/1995; 06/08/2000; 09/14/2006
Legal Refs: Mo. Const. Art. VII, § 11
§§ 162.301, 610.010 - .028, RSMo.
St. Charles School District, St. Charles, Missouri
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