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Board Member Cathy Dahlquist Resigns, Appointment Process Announced



At the regularly scheduled board meeting on November 15, Director Area Position #2 Board Member Cathy Dahlquist submitted her resignation from the Enumclaw School District Board of Directors effective December 31, 2010. Mrs. Dahlquist was recently elected to the State House of Representatives serving the 31st District.

The Board of Directors is announcing a timeline and application process for appointing a person to District Area Position #2. The application period will begin November 17th and conclude on December 17th. Review of applications and candidate interviews will be conducted by our four remaining board members during the week of January 3rd. It is the hope of the Board of Directors to select a candidate and have that candidate take the oath of office at the January 18th board meeting. The links below give specific timeline details, map of director area #2 and the application form. All applications should be submitted to Nancy Merrill, President at the Enumclaw School District Office by December 17th, 2010 at 4:00 P.M.

A few projects that occurred during Mrs. Dahlquist’s five-year tenure on the Enumclaw School District Board of Directors:
*  Passage of the school district's four-year maintenance and operations (2006 & 2010)
*  Passage of an instructional technology levy
*  Implementation of Professional Learning Communities to improve student learning
*  Adoption of a new K-12 math and science curriculum
*  Updated Rigorous Graduation Requirements  

Mrs. Dahlquist served as Board President in 2008 and 2009 and Legislative Representative in 2010.

The Enumclaw School District is incredibly grateful to Mrs. Dahlquist for her five years of dedicated service to students, staff and our entire school district!  We wish her incredible success as she moves on to serve as Representative in the 31st District.  If you would like to send Mrs. Dahlquist a note of appreciation, you can send it to her email at
(cathy_dahlquist@enumclaw.wednet.edu) or to the address below.

Cathy Dahlquist
c/o Enumclaw School District
2929 McDougall Avenue
Enumclaw, WA  98022