Rowan-Salisbury Schools Board of Education

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    The Rowan-Salisbury Board of Education is made up of seven members, representing different geographic regions of Rowan County.

    The Board of Education establishes the policies that govern Rowan-Salisbury School System, including curriculum, facilities, financial resources and personnel. The board also evaluates the superintendent.

    The Rowan-Salisbury Board of Education typically meets on the second and fourth Monday of each month at the Wallace Educational Forum, 500 N. Main St., Salisbury, NC. Work sessions are held every second Monday, and business meetings are held every fourth Monday.

    Board members are elected by Rowan County citizens in nonpartisan elections every four years. The terms are staggered to ensure continuity of service.

    Term expires in 2022: Seat #2 (South), Seat #1 (North), Seat #4 (West), Seat #6 (Special), Seat #7 (Southeast)*

    Term expires in 2024: Seat #5 (Salisbury), Seat #3 (East), Seat #7 (Southeast)*

    *Dr. Lynn Marsh was appointed to Seat #7 in September 2021 after the seat was vacated. The appointment will be in effect through the 2022 election, at which time the seat will be filled for a two-year term. The seat will resume its regular four-year election cycle in 2024.

    For more information about the Rowan-Salisbury Board of Education, visit their website.