Roanoke County SchoolsFrom Roanoke County Schools: ROANOKE – The Roanoke County School Board will accept applications from qualified voters residing in the Catawba Magisterial District who would like to be considered for the vacant Catawba District School Board seat.   The School Board will accept online applications beginning Tuesday, June 14, 2016.  The deadline to submit applications is Thursday, June 23, 2016 at 5 PM.  Applications must be emailed to Angela Roberson, Clerk to the Roanoke County School Board at:


Applications should contain, but not be limited to, the following:

  1. Name
  2. Address
  3. Contact phone number
  4. E-mail address
  5. Education
  6. Work background
  7. Brief statement why you are seeking the appointment
  8. Any other information you would like to share with the School Board

The length of the submitted application should not exceed two typed pages.  No one will be considered who did not file an application by the stated deadline.  Individual board members will have access to applications as the School Board Clerk receives them.  On June 23 at 6 p.m., the board will release the names of individuals who apply.

If consensus can be reached on a candidate, an appointment of that person will be made at the next meeting of the School Board.  The person appointed must meet the qualifications for office before sitting with the board.  The School Board reserves the right to modify this procedure as deemed necessary.