School Board

SCHOOL BOARD OPENING The Manistique Area Schools is currently seeking an individual interested in filling a vacant seat on the Board of Education. The individual must be a resident of the school district and the appointment will be until December 31, 2022. All interested candidates should submit their request in writing to the Superintendent’s office at the Manistique Area Schools by 12:00 noon on Wednesday, June 22, 2022.

What Do Board Members Do?

A school board, working with its community, has four major leadership responsibilities and an unlimited amount of decisions to make on a wide range of issues.

Leadership Responsibilities

  1. To envision the district’s education future and set goals and define strategies to guide the district toward that vision.

  2. To hire a superintendent who’ll effectively implement the board’s policies and manage the district to accomplish its goals.

  3. To monitor and assess the district’s performance and to keep the public informed and engaged.

  4. To advocate for students and public schools within the community, state and national levels.

Manistique Area Schools Board of Education

Board Member Position Term ends
Rae Birr President 2024
Krista Maline Vice-President 2024
Jill Connin Treasurer 2022
Sara Giles Secretary 2022
Tara LaCroix Trustee 2022
Alan Kilar Trustee 2022

Jason Jackson

Trustee 2024

Meeting Schedule   Committee Appointees