The Van Dyke Board of Education is a seven-member legislative body elected to six-year terms of office by the residents of the district.  The Board consists of a president, vice president, secretary, treasurer and three trustees.

The Board of Education is responsible for local school matters established by the Michigan Legislature and Michigan State Board of Education.  The Board determines policies for the management, care and control of the district's schools.  The Board delegates authority to the superintendent and administrative staff to operate the schools according to these policies.



Steve Nielson, President                                               Board Member Information
Richard Carloni, Vice President
David Cowlbeck, Secretary
Eleanor Bates, Treasurer
Diane Boehm, Trustee
Charlene Johnson-El, Trustee 
Mark Kedzior, Trustee


A special meeting of the Board of Education will be held on Monday, March 19, 2018, at 5:30pm for the purpose of Student Code of Conduct Hearing.  For more information please see the Meeting Notice.

Regular business meeting dates for the 2017-2018 school year are as follows:

July 17, 2017
August 21, 2017
September 18, 2017
October 16, 2017
November 20, 2017
December 18, 2017
January 22, 2018
February 26, 2018
March 19, 2018
April 16, 2018
May 21, 2018
June 18, 2018

Meetings shall be held, unless otherwise posted, at 6:30 p.m. at the Michael Dyke Administrative Service Building, 23500 Mac Arthur, Warren, MI 48089, Board Room.  All meetings are open to the public.

The official minutes of the Board of Education meetings are stored and available for inspection at the Office of the Superintendent.

If you are an individual with a disability who is in need of a reader, amplifier, qualified sign language interpreter or any other form of auxiliary aid or service to attend or participate in the meeting or hearing, please contact the Office of the Superintendent at 586-758-8333 at least one week prior to the meeting.

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