1120: Taking Office

Gooding Jt. School District 231

THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES                                                                                                1120

Taking Office


At the time of nomination, election, or appointment, each Trustee shall be a school district elector of the District and a resident of the trustee zone from which nominated and elected or appointed.


Each Trustee shall qualify for and assume office on the next January 1 following his or her election or, if appointed, at the regular meeting of the Board of Trustees next following such appointment. While the Trustee shall assume office on January 1, they shall not enter upon any of the duties of the office until they have been administered the oath of office.


An oath of office shall be administered to each Trustee, whether elected, re-elected, or appointed. The oath may be administered by the clerk, or by a Trustee of the District. If appointed, the oath shall be administered at a regular meeting of the Board; it may not be administered at a special meeting. The records of the District shall show such oath of office to have been taken and by whom the oath was administered and shall be filed with the official records of the District.



Cross Reference: 1140                      Vacancies


Legal Reference: I.C. § 33-501         Board of Trustees

I.C. § 59-401         Loyalty Oath—Form

I.C. § 59-402         Time of Taking Oath


Policy History:

Adopted on: 12/13/11

Revised on: 10/9/18; 7/9/19; 11/15/22 Reviewed on:


1120-1                                               (ISBA 03/22 UPDATE)

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