Applicants for Vacancy on the FUSD Board of Education
As a result of the November 2016 general election, there is currently a vacancy on the Fontana Unified School District Board of Education. In accordance with Educaton Code 5091, the Board may make a provisional appointment to fill the vacancy.
On February 3, 2017, the Board officially posted a Notice of Vacancy in all the required places. Applications were available on line and in person, and were due to the Superintendent Office no later than 4:30 pm on February 15, 2017.
The following applications were received for the vacancy on the Fontana Unified School District Board of Education.
The Board conducted interviews of the qualified applicants at the March 1, 2017 special meeting and were unable to come to agreement on an individual to fill the vacant seat.
At the March 15, 2017 Board meeting, the Board continued discussion regarding the applicants but was unable to come to agreement on an individual to fill the vacant seat. Therefore, the Board approved a motion to call for an election. The election will be held on the next regularly scheduled election date. According to information received from the San Bernardino County Registrar of Voters, the next available regularly scheduled election is to take place November 7, 2017.