• NASD School Director Vacancy

    The North Allegheny Board of School Directors needs a new member to fill a vacancy.

    What is a School Director?

    A School Director is a member of the legislative body of citizens called a School Board who serve as agents of the state legislature, designated by law to administer the school system. School Directors are elected locally by their fellow citizens. The Board consists of nine citizens who live within the District. This is an unpaid position. The selected person for this vacancy will fill the role from October 19, 2022, through December 2023.

    What is the Role and Function of a School Board?

    School Boards have three essential functions: Planning, Setting Policy, and Evaluating the results.

    Applicant Qualifications

    Applicants must meet criteria that includes:

    • 18 years old as of the date of the interim appointment.
    • Having good moral character.
    • Being a resident of the school district.
    • Having no record of conviction for any felony offense or any misdemeanor offense involving dishonesty or other “moral turpitude”.
    • Active-duty military, including reservists serving on active duty, are prohibited from holding a partisan political office.

    How to Apply

    Anyone interested in filling the seat is encouraged to complete this application and mail or email the completed application no later than Friday, October 7, 2022, by 4:00 p.m. Applications can be emailed to aweidman@northallegheny.org and mailed to:

    Ahlam Weidman, Secretary
    North Allegheny School District
    200 Hillvue Lane
    Pittsburgh, PA 15237

    Voting

    The North Allegheny School Board will hold a Special Voting Session Meeting on Wednesday, October 19, 2022, in the A.W. Beattie Career Center (9600 Babcock Blvd. Pittsburgh, PA 15101) at 7:00 p.m.