Board Of Education
To contact the Fairborn Board of Education please call: 937- 878-3961. General questions and information can be provided through the main office at 878-3961. You can also email the Board of Education at: firstname.lastname@example.org. Your email will be responded to in a timely manner. The Fairborn Board of Education held their organizational meeting on Friday, January 4, 2013.
President: Mrs. Tess Little
Vice President: Mr. Bob Carico
The board members were also appointed to the following committees:
MDECA: Mr. Tom Swaim
Athletic Council: Mr. Bob Carico and Mr. Roland Parks
GCCC Board of Education (three year term):Mr. Tom Swaim
Delegate to OSBA Capital Conference: Mrs. Tess Little
Alternate to OSBA Capital Conference: Mr. Bob Carico
Hall of Honor Selection Committee: Mr. Michael Uecker
Hall of Honor Induction Committee: Mr. Bob Carico
OSBA Legislative Liaison: Mr. Michael Uecker
OSBA Student Achievement Liaison: Mr. Roland Parks
Audit Committee: Mr. Bob Carico
Fairborn Education Foundation/Alumni Steering Committee: Mr. Bob Carico, Mrs. Tess Little, and Mr. Roland Parks
Wellness Committee: Mr. Bob Carico
Communications Committee: Mr. Roland Parks
Records Commission: Mr. Bob Carico
Technology Committee: Mr. Tom Swaim
The Fairborn Board of Education meets the second Thursday of each month in the Fairborn City Council Chambers at 6:30 p.m. The City Council Chambers address is: 44 W. Hebble Avenue. The community is invited to attend school board meetings. Copies of the board's agenda are available at the Board of Education, 306 E. Whittier Avenue. The agendas are also located near the entrance to the board meeting and contain the following:
*Items for action
*Approved board minutes are also available online.
The Board of Education:
*Set goals and objectives to achieve desired educational goals
*Establish policies for the operation of the school district
*Establish the effectiveness of district programs and services
*Communicate the needs and progress of the district to the community, educational governing boards and legislators
*Develop a budget consistent with educational needs and community resources
The Superintendent of Schools is employed by the Board to carry out Board policies and to administer the schools on a day-to-day basis. He/She is not a member of the board. The Superintendent is responsible to the Board while all other employees of the district, either directly or indirectly, are responsible to the Superintendent.
The Treasurer is employed by the Board to administer, in cooperation with the Superintendent, the financial, legal, and contractual business of the school district. He/She is not a member of the Board. The Treasurer reports directly to the Board.