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SBE Student Member Application Poster

Student Government Opportunity

Attention: Juniors
(2019-2020 Seniors)

Position Open
2019-2020 Student Member
California State Board of Education


Who is eligible to apply?

Any student who is a California resident and enrolled in a public high school, will be a senior in good standing in the 2019-20 school year, and will be available to attend a statewide student leader conference November 5 – November 8, 2018, in Sacramento, is eligible to apply.

What is the position?

The Student Member is a full voting member of the State Board of Education, the governing body that sets policy for the state’s public elementary, middle, and high schools.

What is the commitment?

The Student Member is asked to (1) attend all meetings of the State Board (at least two days every other month, plus special meetings, when needed) usually in Sacramento; (2) give sufficient time to review agenda items coming before the State Board; and (3) assume the responsibilities of a full member of the State Board.

When are applications due?

Complete applications must be received in the State Board of Education Office no later than 5:00 p.m., Thursday, October 11, 2018.

Where is more information available?

Information is available on the SBE Student Member Application page [], or may be obtained by contacting the California State Board of Education, 2019-20 Student Member Application, 1430 N Street, Suite 5111, Sacramento, CA, 95814; by telephone at 916-319-0393, or by e-mail at

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Last Reviewed: Wednesday, March 20, 2019
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