The Mattawan Consolidated School Board of Education intends to appoint a trustee to fill the vacancy created by the resignation of Tim Mitchell who will be moving out of the district. The appointment will take effect immediately. The Board expects that the successful appointee will become a write-in candidate for the upcoming general election on Tuesday, November 8, 2016. Persons interested in becoming a write-in candidate do so by filing a letter of intent at the Texas Township Clerk’s Office, 7110 W. Q Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49009 (269-375-1591) no later than Friday, October 28, 2016 at 4:00 pm.
Persons interested in applying to be appointed should submit brief letter of intent and resume to Superintendent Dr. Robin Buchler, Mattawan Consolidated School, 56720 Murray St, Mattawan, MI 49071 no later than Wednesday, October 19, 2016 by 5:00 pm. The Board expects to make an appointment for the vacancy at a board meeting on Monday, October 24, 2016 at 6:30 pm, at which time the Board may or may not conduct brief interviews of interested candidates.
Any questions may be directed to Superintendent Dr. Robin Buchler 269-668-3361 or Board President Alan Koenig 269-270-4758.
Mattawan Consolidated School's approximately 3,800 students receive a rigorous academic experience. The four schools that comprise the school district are centrally located, providing easy access to each school and maximizing interaction among the students and staff.
A rigorous curriculum and research-based instructional strategies are the foundation for the learning environment for students at Mattawan Consolidated School District. As a Professional Learning Community, teachers, students, parents, and community members collaborate to ensure an exemplary program. Our district's core curriculum exceeds the Michigan Department of Education requirements in all courses and integrates core state and national standards within the subject content. In addition, the district offers enrichment programs to challenge high-achieving students and a comprehensive special education program in order to meet the needs of all learners.
Exemplary curriculum, strong instructional standards for teaching and learning, opportunities for involvement in extra-curricular activities and community programs, unparalleled parent support, highly-qualified professional staff and support personnel, all combine to assist each child in succeeding in reaching their full potential.
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