Policies and Regulations NEPN Code: BB

School Board Governance and Operations
School Board Legal Status

The School Board shall consist of five members, each of whom shall have the right to vote on all questions coming before the Board, providing no conflict of interest exists.

Board members shall be elected at large in accordance with the provisions of SDCL Ch. 13-7, whose terms shall be three (3) years; provided that each Board member shall be entitled to complete the term of office to which he/she was elected.


Legal Reference:

Ch. 13-7 School District Elections
13-8-2 Composition and terms of office of school board members
13-8-23 Events creating vacancy on school board

Other Related Policies:

BBB - Elections
BBBE - Unexpired Term Fulfillment/Vacancies
BCB - School Board Member Conflict of Interest


Policy   Board Action (formerly 9110)
Adopted 05-28-68    
Amended: 10-25-93 27458.2d.  
Amended: 10-24-05 34245  
Reviewed: 09-14-09 35488  
Amended: 08-12-13 36693  
Reviewed: 08-13-18 38110