Applying for the Governing Board

Thank you for your interest in Northland Preparatory Academy. We are pleased that you are interested in serving as a member of the Board of Directors. As described in Article II, Section 2.1 of the Bylaws of Northland Prep, the Board constitutes the governing body of the school corporation:

The Board shall constitute the governing body of the Corporation.

The Corporation’s activities, affairs and property shall be managed, directed and controlled, and its powers exercised by, and vested in, the Board. The Board shall have all powers necessary to carry out the purpose of the Corporation as specified in the Articles of Incorporation as amended, and the laws of the State of Arizona and of the United States.

The Board consists of at least nine members. The term of each Director begins in August and generally serves for three (3) years. In 2017, the Board expects to fill three seats. We hope to fill these positions with candidates who bring diverse skills, backgrounds and experiences and can contribute to a well-rounded and effective Board.

If you wish to be considered for a position on the Board, you will need to attend an informational meeting on either January 17, 2017 or January 19, 2017 at 5:30pm at Northland Prep. Information session for prospective board members originally scheduled for 1/19/17 is postponed to Thursday, 1/26, at 5:30pm.

The Board will consider the slate of applicants during its regular meeting on February 27, 2017, at 5:30pm at Northland Preparatory Academy. Applicants who wish to be considered for a seat are strongly encouraged to attend this meeting and provide a three minute verbal statement to the Board explaining why he or she is interested in Board membership. The Board will vote to fill Board seats during its regular meeting on March 27, 2017, at 5:30pm at Northland Preparatory Academy.

 

Steps in the application process:

  1. Attend an informational session on one of the dates listed above.
  2. Complete all application packet materials.
  3. Return all materials to NPA by February 21, 2017 at 4:00pm.
  4. Attend the regular meeting of the Board on February 27, 2017 and provide a three minute verbal statement to the Board explaining why you are interested in serving as a Board member.


 

 

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