The Board of Education of the Mineral Point Unified School District is searching for its next member.

Friday, August 23, Superintendent Mitch Wainwright and Board President Jeff Basting received the resignation of Andrew M. Busch, effectively immediately.

Busch took office in April 2016.

The Board will now begin searching for a replacement.

Any qualified elector of the District who is interested in filling the vacancy may submit a letter of application (addressing qualifications and interest) to the office of the District Administrator by Monday, September 23 at Noon.

The Board plans to consider potential appointees at its Monday, October 14 regular meeting. On or before this date, each potential appointee shall also submit a sworn declaration of eligibility to hold the vacant board seat. This can be done in the District Office at 705 Ross Street.

To read the Board’s policy on filling vacancies, please read Policy 133 here: