Vicki Englund

Former Lindbergh board members gather, tour new school

Former members of the Lindbergh Board of Education recently gathered to meet with district administrators and current board members, and learn about issues that are affecting the district at this time. The former board members began their meeting with a tour of Lindbergh’s new Dressel Elementary School. Following the tour, Superintendent Jim Simpson and administrators

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Departing board members leave some big shoes to fill

“Call the Tune” by Mike Anthony Executive Editor news1@callnewspapers.com Serving on a board of education is a thankless job. School board members can be the target of criticism from employees, parents, special-interest groups from outside the district and, of course, the media — just for volunteering their time to better their community. As the adage

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Union candidates prevail in Lindbergh

BY GLORIA LLOYD Staff Reporter news3@callnewspapers.com   Lindbergh Schools voters completely overhauled the Board of Education last week, granting majority control of the board to a slate of teachers’ union-backed candidates and ousting veteran board members, including the sitting board president. With nine candidates seeking four seats, including seven for three three-year seats and two

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