Proposed BOE Meeting Dates

The Webster County Board of Education has released proposed meeting dates for the 2015-2016 school year. They are listed below and subject to change with BOE approval.




Please note that the following schedule is tentative and therefore subject to change.


Board Meeting Date Date Items Must be Submitted Be Placed on the Agenda Place of Meeting
August 11, 2015 Noon, Tuesday, August 4, 2015 Central Office
August 25, 2015 Noon, Tuesday, August 18, 2015 Central Office
September 8, 2015 Noon, Tuesday, September 1, 2015 Glade Elementary School
September 22, 2015 Noon, Tuesday, September 15, 2015 Webster Springs Elementary School
October 13, 2015 Noon, Tuesday, October 6, 2015 Hacker Valley Elementary School
October 27, 2015 Noon, Tuesday, October 20, 2015 Webster County High School
November 10, 2015 Noon, Tuesday, November 3, 2015 Central Office
November 24, 2015 Noon, Tuesday, November 17, 2015 Central Office
December 8, 2015 Noon, Tuesday, December 1, 2015 Central Office
December 22, 2015 Noon, Tuesday, December 15, 2015 Central Office
January 12, 2016 Noon, Tuesday, January 5, 2016 Central Office
January 26, 2016 Noon, Tuesday, January 19, 2016 Central Office
February 9, 2016 Noon, Tuesday, February 2, 2016 Central Office
February 23, 2016 Noon, Tuesday, February 16, 2016 Central Office
March 8, 2016 Noon, Tuesday, March 1, 2016 Central Office
March 22, 2016 Noon, Tuesday, March 15, 2016 Central Office
April 12, 2016 Noon, Tuesday, April 5, 2016 Central Office
April 19, 2016 Statutory Meeting  Central Office
April 26, 2016 Noon, Tuesday, April 19, 2016 Central Office
May 10, 2016 Noon, Tuesday, May 3, 2016 Central Office
May 24, 2016 Noon, Tuesday, May 17, 2016 Central Office
June 14, 2016 Noon, Tuesday, June 7, 2016 Central Office
June 28, 2016 Noon, Tuesday, June 21, 2016 Central Office

New Initiative Aims to Combat Truancy

A truancy diversion specialist could soon be helping keep Webster County students on the path to graduation thanks to a new initiative. As part of Senate Bill 393 the West Virginia Department of Education is accepting applications from county boards of education to apply for funding for a truancy diversion specialist. Specialists will serve all 55 counties and work with schools, parents, social service agencies, law enforcement, and the courts to help at-risk youth.

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WVBOE Policies Open for Comment

The West Virginia Board of Education has several policies of great importance currently on 30 day public comment period. The major policy that is cause for concern is policy 5310. The proposed revisions to policy 5310 further clarify changes to teachers’ evaluation including the 15 percent of an evaluation tied to student growth on the statewide assessment for math and ELA teachers, beginning with the 2015-2015 school year. These educators are identified as ‘teachers of tested subjects.’

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Two Webster County High School Seniors Receive Inaugural Anita Hess-Pugh Future Educator Scholarship

A Webster Springs student and Hacker Valley student have received the inaugural Anita Hess-Pugh Future Educator Scholarship. Webster County High School seniors Taylor Anderson and Valaree Brown received the award at the school’s annual Awards Day. The scholarship, managed and endowed by the Webster County Education Association, will provide Anderson and Brown each with a $500 scholarship.

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Welcome to Our Website

The launch of our webpage: marks a further commitment of our organization to our members, students, and community. The Webster County Education Association is dedicated to high-quality public education not only in Webster County, but also West Virginia and the United States. The Webster County Education Association’s strength comes from it’s members. Our members dedicate themselves to the education and well-being of our students, each other, and our community. We advocate for education employees and work to unite our profession to achieve the promise of of a high quality public education system for all students. In the coming weeks we will be posting news about our organization, meeting information, and much more. Feel free to send us any suggestions or questions at: WCEA Logo