Notice is hereby given that a meeting of the electors of the Kitasoo First
Nation will be held at the House of the Wolves Meeting Room on Monday,
September 30, 2019 beginning at 6:00 pm until 9:00 pm. This meeting will
be held for the purpose of nominating candidates for three (3) positions on
the School Committee. The Election for School Committee will be held at
the House of the Wolves Meeting Room on Monday, October 14, 2019.
Community members who hold the following recommended qualifications
may be qualified to become a School Committee member:
a. Is an adult member of the Kitasoo/Xai’Xais First Nation and is qualified to vote in
the Band elections;
b. Is not a current employee working within the Kitasoo Education Department;
c. Is a full time resident of Klemtu;
d. Has a strong interest in enhancing education services;
e. Has a good level of education or alternatively understands and appreciates the
benefits of an education;
f. Is a positive role model for the children attending the Kitasoo Community School
and the parents of such children.
The School Committee made up of five (5) adult members of the
Kitasoo/Xai’Xais First Nation. Two (2) of the Committee members are
appointed by Chief & Council with one of the appointees being the
Councillor holding the Education Portfolio. The remaining three (3)
Committee members are elected by the membership. All Committee
members serve on the Committee for a term of two (2) years. The Terms of
Reference of the Kitasoo Educational Authority and Rules of Operation are
as contained in Appendix “6B”.