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Corbett School District, Pos. 5

Term: 4 yearsSalary: UnpaidThe School Board is the policy-making body of the school district. It is responsible for providing an education program for students living within the District. To accomplish its role, the Board: Determines the long-range direction of the District Establishes policies that direct the instructional and support programs Employs and evaluates the Superintendent Communicates with the community Negotiates with employee groups to determine salaries and benefits Calls elections on bond proposals Approves the annual budget
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    Bob Buttke (N) Small Business Owner, General Contractor – Commercial Project Manager, Consultant

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Biographical Information

Significant policy changes in public education are being considered at the federal and state level. Describe a change that you agree or disagree with and explain your position.

What do you think are the top three equity issues in the district and how will you address them?

What principles will you apply to evaluating recommendations from the superintendent with regard to which programs to reduce in a time of constrained funding?

Campaign Phone: (503) 307-2132
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Qualifications: Current: Corbett School Board, Director and Corbett Education Foundation, Trustee/Treasurer
Returning control of schools to State and Local School Board members will benefit students and parents. They will be able to decide what is best for the students in our area rather than having someone make generic choices for all students in the country.

Student Achievement is our number one objective. This includes a 100% graduation rate and more important that we provide students with as many opportunities as we can for success after their K-12 career.

Building seismic upgrades/replacement are very much needed, but don’t seem to make the list of funded projects, due to budget constraints. This needs to be a higher priority with the funding models used by the State

Building maintenance is an ongoing issue that can always use more re
As we have done in the past, we look for reductions that do not have a negative impact on the students. Not always possible, but the most important goal is to minimize the impact on students logo


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