Board of Education

Board of Education

Board of Education

Board of Education Members:  back row (l to r) Keith Brewster, Dr. Guy Wilson, and Paul Stefanko; front row (l to r) Karen Blankenship and Madelon Horvath
The five member Board of Education, elected to reflect the will of the community, is committed to providing the district's children with an exceptional educational opportunity.  

  • Elected by non-partisan ballot, each serving a four-year term.
  • Functions as a policy-making body according to the mandates of state law.
  • Represents the State of Ohio and the citizens of the Chardon Schools on all matters and decisions dealing with public education and in some matters concerning services for non-public school students.
  • Determines the goals and priorities of the school district.
  • Authorizes the appointment of the superintendent, treasurer, teachers and other staff members.
The Chardon Board generally meets the second Monday of each month. November's meeting is the third Monday.  Meetings begin at 6:30 PM. Sessions are held in the Board of Education meeting room at 428 North Street. All meetings are open to the public and media. 

A provision is made in each meeting agenda for the board to hear from visitors wishing to speak on matters pertinent to the education of children in our schools.  We welcome and encourage your participation.
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Regular Meeting Dates for 2020

All Meetings are held at 6:30 PM at the Board of Education office (428 North Street) unless otherwise noted.

January 13, 2020

February 18, 2020 (Tuesday)

March 16, 2020   CANCELLED

April 1, 2020 - special meeting (virtual) 

April 20, 2020 - (virtual)  

May 18, 2020 - (virtual)

June 15, 2020 - (virtual)

June 29, 2020 - Meeting to Close Fiscal Year (virtual)

Note:  The Chardon Local Schools Board of Education Meeting will be live streamed using YouTube pursuant to ASHB 197 enacted by the Ohio Legislature (requires an Internet connection and web-accessible device)

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To watch a replay of this meeting, connect to the District's YouTube Channel CLSDTV at

July 20, 2020

August 17, 2020

September 21, 2020

October 19, 2020

November 16, 2020

December 14, 2020

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