BCA -- School Board Organizational Meeting



The Alleghany County School Board holds an organizational meeting annually. 


At that meeting the Board

  • establishes its regular meeting schedule for the following year,
  • elects one of its members as chair,
  • approves a designee of the superintendent to attend meetings of the School Board in case of the superintendent’s absence or inability to attend, and
  • appoints, on the recommendation of the superintendent, a clerk of the School Board. 


Upon election, the chair immediately assumes office and presides over the remainder of the meeting.


In addition, the Board

  • may elect one of its members as vice-chair and
  • may appoint a deputy clerk. 


The vice-chair and deputy clerk, if any, are empowered to act in all matters in case of the absence or inability to act of the chair or clerk, respectively, or as otherwise provided by the Board.


The terms of the chair, clerk, vice-chair and deputy clerk are one year. 


The Board’s annual organizational meeting is held in July.


Adopted:       June 21, 2021



Legal Ref.:      Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended, §§ 22.1‑72, 22.1-76.


Cross Ref.:      BCB                School Board Officials