School Board Meeting Info
The Wadena-Deer Creek School Board typically meets on the third Monday of each month in the Robertson Theatre in the Wadena-Deer Creek Middle/High School. However, if there is a legal holiday on a Monday, the meetings are held on the following Tuesday (January and February). Meetings are open to the public and begin at 6 p.m.
The six members of the School Board have been elected to four-year terms of office. All board members must be residents of the Wadena-Deer Creek School District, be eligible voters and be at least 21 years of age. The annual election is the Tuesday following the first Monday in November.
The Board approved the following meeting schedule for 2019 (NOTE TIME CHANGE):
*Meetings are in the Robertson Theatre unless otherwise noted.
January 22 Tuesday - 5:30 pm
February 19 Tuesday - 5:30 pm
March 18 Monday - 5:30 pm
April 15 Monday - 5:30 pm
May 20 Monday - 5:30 pm
June 10 Monday - 5:30 pm Deer Creek School
July 8 Monday - 5:30 pm
August 19 Monday - 5:30 pm
September 16 Monday - 5:30 pm Bluffton Community Center
October 21 Monday - 5:30 pm
November 25 Monday - 5:30 pm
December 16 Monday - 5:30 pm Truth in Taxation Hearing
WDC School Board
Kent Schmidt, Chair
Schmidt was elected to the Board in 2012. His term ends 12/31/2020.
Jil Fiemeyer, Vice Chair
In 2014, Fiemeyer was elected to the Board. Her term expires 12/31/2018.
Dan Lawson, Clerk
In 2016, Lawson was elected to the Board. His term expires 12/31/2020.
Vince Hinojos, Treasurer
In 2016, Hinojos was elected to the Board. His term expires 12/31/2020.
Wayne Perkins, Director
Perkins was elected to the Board in 2006. His term ends 12/31/2018.
Ann Pate, Director
Pate was elected to the board in 2002. Her term will expire 12/31/2018.
Lee Westrum, Superintendent
Supt. Westrum has served as WDC's superintendent since July 2013.