School Board

Our District Mission Statement:

Cultivating a safe, inclusive, supportive learning environment that engages the whole student in a community that promotes collaboration, communication, and academic achievement through critical thinking and problem-solving. Reaching our highest potential. Together.

The Hood Canal School District Board of Directors is offering its meetings via Zoom meetings for interested community members to attend during the Coronavirus pandemic.  Community members wishing to make comments at a board meeting can contact the Secretary to the Board, Superintendent Jose-de-Jesus Melendez, at Questions and comments will be read during the meeting.  If attending the meeting remotely, please mute your microphone unless you have been called upon and prompted to speak.

Board of Directors

The Board of Directors consists of five Board members each elected to serve a four-year term.  The terms overlap two years each and are unpaid.  Candidates are elected from director districts; together they represent the entire Hood Canal School District.  Each year the Board elects a Board Chair, Vice Chair and Legislative Representative.

Duties of the Board

Operating within the legal parameters of the state and federal constitutions, statutes, courts, and administrative agencies, the Board is charged with the responsibility of providing the finest educational programs for the students in the Hood Canal School District.  School Board Directors make all final decisions regarding school priorities, policies, personnel, curriculum, expenditures and growth management.  Directors adopt a budget, which is necessary to maintain and operate the schools, levy taxes to help support the budget and submit bond issues to finance construction projects to the citizens of the district.

Please visit our Board Docs site to view recent Agendas and Minutes:

Zoom link for 2022-2023 Board Meetings:
Board Meeting Schedule 2022-2023
Board Meeting Schedule 2021-2022
Board Meeting Schedule 2000-2021
Board Meeting Agendas (2014-2020)
Board Meeting Minutes (2014-2020)

School Director District Boundaries
Map of Director Districts

Director District #1
Edie Reclusado
801 E Country Club Dr E
Union, WA 98592
(H) 360-898-4547

Director District #2
Kimberly Miller
171 N Tribal Center Rd
Skokomish Nation, WA 98584
(C) 360-968-9706            

Director District #3

Director District #4
Jimmy Harris
81 E Union Ridge Rd
Union, WA 98592
(C) 206-790-6809

Director District #5
Annie Robbins
PO Box 125
Lilliwaup, WA 98555
(H) 360-877-5890

Secretary to the Board
Jose-de-Jesus Melendez
(W) 360-877-5463 ex 202