Want to be Baltimore County’s student member on the Board of Education? Now is your chance!


Applications for the 2019-2020 student member of the Board of Education of Baltimore County will be accepted beginning Friday, Feb. 1, and prospective students have until Friday, Feb. 15, to get their names and materials in for consideration.

 Students must be nominated by their high school principal, and each high school principal is encouraged to nominate two students who are currently enrolled in grades 10 or 11 and in good academic standing.

 The student board member is expected to be knowledgeable about Board of Education responsibilities and mission and vision of the school system. They must be able to effectively communicate the student point of view as well, and to be aware of current issues impacting public education. The application packet has been sent to high school student council advisors, and the application information can also be found online at the SMOB Application page.

 Completed applications and required attachments should be emailed to Nora Murray in the Office of Family and Community Engagement at All items must be received by 4 p.m. on Friday, February 15, 2019.