School Board

School Board
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The Lake Oswego School Board is the elected governing body of the school district. Its five volunteer members serve four-year terms and are charged with the following responsibilities:

  • School board members make the decisions and establish the policies charting the direction of our schools.
  • They represent the Lake Oswego community by providing local control and instilling community priorities in our public schools.
  • They are charged with establishing and overseeing the administration of an $80 million budget each year.
  • They serve as the board of directors for an institution with 7,000 students and 750 employees.
  • They have the ultimate responsibility for the successful education of our children.