Take part in local democracy and help improve the education of local youth by attending a school board meeting.
The Mercer Island School Board is an elected body of five directors who oversee the operations of the , led by the district superintendent.
Public meetings typically begin with a public comment period before conductiing official business. Members of the public can address the board regarding the oversight of the school district, such as policies and budgeting.
While this is a special meeting, regularly scheduled school board meetings usually begin at 7 p.m. every second and fourth Thursday of the month, in the school district administration building's board room.