Posted: February 13, 2018

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  1. Please answer the following questions in no more than 500 words each.
    1. Review the WSSDA Board Standards; why do you want to serve as a school board member?
    2. Describe any experiences, talent, and skills you can contribute to the Camas School District.
    3. Give a brief biographical sketch of self: training, interests, experience on policy boards, community and/or school activities, etc.
    4. In your opinion, what are the most significant challenges facing public schools today? How would you propose to address these challenges?
    5. What does equity mean to you?
  2. Identify any commitments which might prevent you from attending regularly scheduled meetings (5:30 PM every second and fourth Monday of each month), participation in workshops (typically held once a month at 4 PM prior to a board meeting), reviewing study materials, etc.
  3. Attach a resume and at least three community references.
  4. Submit your application and additional materials to Gail Gast at 841 NE 22nd Avenue, Camas, WA 98607 or

Applications will be accepted until noon on 3/2/18. Interviews will be conducted 3/26/18 at 3:30 PM in a Board Workshop.  

For more information about the process for filling a vacant Board position can be found at:

1114 Board Member Resignation and Vacancy
1114P Board Member Resignation and Vacancy

You may also request more information through Gail Gast at 841 NE 22nd Avenue, Camas, WA 98607 or

Additional Information

  1. School Board Protocol
  2. Serving on Your Local School Board – Information for Candidates
  3. Time Commitment