Garfield High School PTSA presents Seattle School Board Candidates Forum on Tuesday, September 29, 2009. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., Forum begins at 7:00 p.m. Garfield High School – Commons 400 23rd Ave, Seattle WA 98122
What do the candidates say about…
• building local school communities instead of closing schools?
• lowering the drop-out rate?
• implementing the new assignment plan?
• standardizing curriculum across the district?
Candidates for School Director will respond to these questions and more. Moderated by KUOW Radio’s Phyllis Fletcher.
Seattle School Board Candidates on the November 3 ballot are:
District 4: Michael DeBell (unopposed)
District 5: Kay Smith-Blum & Mary Bass
District 7: Betty Patu & Wilson Chin
The Board of Directors for Seattle Public Schools is an elected body representing seven geographical regions, known as Districts, within the City of Seattle.The length of the term is four years.