October 13, 2009 (La Mesa)--The Grossmont Union High School District is seeking applications to fill an opening on the Citizens Bond Oversight Committee (CBOC). The CBOC is responsible for implementation of Proposition H, the $274 million general obligation bond measure passed in 2004 to bring facility improvements and renovations to the district’s schools. In addition, the CBOC also oversees Proposition U, the $417 million general obligation bond measure passed in 2008 to substantially complete modernization of all District schools, provide classrooms and equipment for Career Technical Education, and construct a new high school in the Alpine/Blossom Valley area.
The appointee will serve a two-year term beginning November 2009 in the capacity of “Community Member-at-Large” and will be eligible for a second two-year term.
In order to apply, you must….
a) Be at least 18 years of age
b) Not be an employee or official of this district
c) Not be employed as or by a vendor, contractor, or consultant of this district
d) Be willing and able to attend monthly meetings of the committee (Monthly meetings are typically scheduled on the last Wednesday of each month at the Grossmont High School library beginning at 5:00 p.m.)
e) Be willing and able to attend monthly subcommittee meetings
There will be a preference for residents within the physical boundaries of the Grossmont Union High School District. Preference may be given for individuals possessing skills, training and experience in finance, facilities, and/or construction or related experience.
Applications may be submitted up through 12:00 noon, Wednesday, October 28, 2009. Applications received after that time will not be considered. Application forms are available online at www.guhsd.net, as well as at high school administrative offices and at the district administrative offices, 1100 Murray Drive, El Cajon.
The completed application can be submitted via Fax: (619) 465-6251; U.S. Mail: GUHSD, Business Services, P.O. Box 1043, La Mesa, CA 91944-1043; or personal delivery: Reception Desk, GUHSD Office, 1100 Murray Drive, El Cajon, CA.