Call for Nominations for School Directors

Bayfield School District 10 Jt-R

La Plata County, Colorado


The Board of Education of Bayfield School District in the County of La Plata, State of Colorado, calls for nomination of candidates for school directors to be placed on the ballot for the regular biennial school election to be held on Tuesday, November 5th, 2019.

At this election three directors will be elected for a term of office of four years and one director will be elected for a term of office of two years. To be qualified, a candidate must have been a registered elector of the school district for at least 12 consecutive months before the election. A person is ineligible to run for school director if he or she has been convicted of committing a sexual offense against a child.

A person who desires to be a candidate for school director shall file a written notice of intention to be a candidate and a nomination petition signed by at least 50 eligible electors who are registered to vote in the regular biennial school election.

Nomination petitions may be obtained by contacting Brooke LaVenture at blaventure@bayfield.k12.co.us.

Completed petitions shall be submitted to the Bayfield School District Administrative Offices no later than 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, August 28th, 2019.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the Board of Education of Bayfield School District,

County of La Plata, State of Colorado has caused this call for nominations to be given this 7th day of August, 2019.


Note:  This call for nominations is to be published not more than 90 days (August 7, 2019) nor less than 75 days (August 22, 2019) before the election. Colo. Rev. Stat. § 22-31-107(1.5).


President, Janie Hoover - jhoover@bayfield.k12.co.us
Vice President, Carol Blatnick - cblatnick@bayfield.k12.co.us
Secretary/Treasurer, Daniele Hillyer - dhillyer@bayfield.k12.co.us
Board Member, Mike Foutz - mfoutz@bayfield.k12.co.us
Board Member, Barb Wickman - bwickman@bayfield.k12.co.us


The Bayfield School District is committed to providing a safe, welcoming, and enriching environment for all students and staff. We are also committed to building partnerships in our community to afford students access to the best learning opportunities and innovative programs. It is the support of the community, school district staff, students, parents, and the Board of Education that makes Bayfield School District a wonderful place!

This website, to include the Board of Director's page, is an important part of our continued efforts to communicate with all of our stakeholders and is designed to provide important and timely information about our schools and the district.  We invite you to explore our web page and stay connected to the latest news in the school district.  You can view upcoming agendas here and we welcome your participation in our board meetings.

Please do not hesitate to reach out to us if you have any questions.

 ~Bayfield School District Board of Directors


Please view the attached Bayfield School District Board of Education Norms and Protocols agreement. 
To view the Agenda for the next meeting of the Board of Education, click on the link below titled "BoardDocs Public Access"
Upcoming Meeting Dates
Tuesday, August 27th, 2019
Tuesday, September 10th, 2019
Tuesday, September 24th, 2019
Tuesday, October 8th, 2019
Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019
All Bayfield School District Board of Education Meetings are held at the Bayfield School District Administration office at 24 Clover Drive, Bayfield, at 6:00 pm, unless otherwise noted on the agenda.