2023 Board of Trustee Appointment

NOTICE OF PROVISIONAL APPOINTMENT

The Santa Barbara Unified School District Governing Board of Trustees has made a provisional appointment to fill a vacancy left by the resignation effective November 27, 2023 of Trustee Virgina Alvarez. On Wednesday, January 10, 2024, the Board appointed Dr. Sunita Beall to fill the vacancy and serve to the next regularly scheduled election for district governing board members, November 2024. 

This appointment shall become effective unless a petition calling for a special election with a sufficient number of signatures is filed with the office of the county superintendent of schools within 30 days of the date of the provisional appointment. (Ed. Code 5091)

Posted: January 10, 2024

NOTIFICACIÓN DE NOMBRAMIENTO PROVISIONAL

El Consejo Directivo de Fideicomisarios del Distrito Escolar Unificado de Santa Bárbara ha realizado un nombramiento provisional para cubrir la vacante existente tras la dimisión de la fideicomisaria, Virginia Alvarez, efectiva a 27 de noviembre de 2023. El 10 de enero de 2024, el Consejo procedió al nombramiento de la Dra. Sunita Beall, quien cubrirá la vacante y prestará servicio hasta las próximas elecciones regulares programadas para elegir a los nuevos miembros del Consejo Directivo del distrito, en noviembre de 2024. 

Este nombramiento tendrá carácter efectivo, salvo que se presente petición ante la oficina de la superintendente de las escuelas del condado para la celebración de elecciones especiales con un número suficiente de firmas, en los 30 días siguientes a la fecha del nombramiento provisional. (Código de Educación 5091)

Publicado: 10 de enero de 2024

 

NOTICE FOR PUBLICATION

*** NOTICE: THE APPLICATION WINDOW HAS CLOSED  *** 

Qualified applicants will be interviewed by the Board on Tuesday, January 9, 2024 and Wednesday January 10, 2024 (if needed). The school board will deliberate upon completing all interviews and make an appointment at the end of the meeting.

NOTICE OF SCHOOL BOARD VACANCY AND INTENT TO APPOINT A MEMBER TO THE SANTA BARBARA UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT BOARD OF TRUSTEES
 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Trustees of the Santa Barbara Unified School District intends to appoint a board member to fill the vacancy created by the resignation of incumbent member Virginia Alvarez effective November 27, 2023. Applicants are required to reside within the District's boundaries (At-Large). The provisional appointee will complete Trustee Alvarez’s remaining term ending November 2024. In 2024, the Provisional Appointment seat, which represents Trustee Area 5 will be up for election in November, along with Area 2 and Area 3 seats. The appointed Trustee will be required to reside in Trustee Areas 2, 3 or 5 in order to participate in the November 2024 election.    

 
 

Interested applicants must 1) complete and submit a Candidate Application Form, 2) reside in the attendance boundaries of the Santa Barbara Unified School District, 3) meet all requirements of law, and 4) comply with the District’s submission requirements. 

The window to submit an application will open on December 15, 2023. The application deadline is 5:00 P.M. on Wednesday, January 3, 2024. 

To apply, click here or pick up an application at the District Office located at 720 Santa Barbara Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101.

Late applications will not be considered. Qualified applicants will be interviewed by the Board on Tuesday, January 9, 2024 and Wednesday January 10, 2024 (if needed). The school board will deliberate upon completing all interviews and make an appointment at the end of the meeting.

Please visit the District’s website for instructions on how to apply to serve on the school board, email strujillo@sbunified.org  or call the Superintendent's Office at (805) 963-4338, ext. 6201.

 
To search which Trustee Area you live in, click here. 
2022 Board of Trustees Area Map