Zoning Advisory Committee

  • Mission Statement

     As a committee to the Board of Trustees, the function of the Zoning Advisory Committee is to make school attendance zone recommendations to the Superintendent and Board of Trustees. 

     

    Current Issues 

     As the Washoe County School District begins the process of building new schools, the Zoning Advisory Committee is looking at potential changes to school attendance zoning. This year, 2019/2020, the committee will continue will begin looking at changing attendance zones for district high schools. All meetings are open to the public and public comment is encouraged and welcomed. 

     
    Look up your address and see your current and future school attendance zone by visiting our Data Gallery Map

Upcoming Public Meetings

  •  The next meeting is Sept. 19, 2019 at 5:30 p.m. 

    Meeting dates, times and locations are subject to change.  Check the meeting calendar for updates. 

    Current and past meeting materials, including agendas, meeting packets, meeting minutes, and audio recordings are available in the Zoning Advisory Committee Meeting Archive.

    The public may submit comment during meetings or by sending an email to zoning@washoeschools.net. These comments will be made public once they are shared with the committee (personal information will be redacted). 

Membership

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    Committee Composition 

    The voting membership of the Zoning Advisory Committee consists of thirteen (13) members as follows

    • Seven (7) members – one (1) selected by each member of the Board of Trustees, representing the election district of the Trustees
    • Three (3) Parent/Guardian or other Community members selected through the District’s application process
    • Three (3) School Site Staff Members selected through the District’s application process
      • One (1) School Administrator
      • One (1) Certified Teacher/Counselor
      • One (1) Educational Support Staff Member

      For Committee Openings visit: https://www.washoeschools.net/Page/5410 

     

    NAME/CATEGORY

    TERM EXPIRES

    A

    CHRISTINA PEARSON, Trustee Zone A Representative  

    June 30, 2020

    B

    POLLY BOARDMAN, Trustee Zone B Representative

    June 30, 2021

    C

    LORRAINE TOOLE, Trustee Zone C Representative

    June 30, 2020

    D

    BETH SMITH, Trustee Zone D Representative

    June 30, 2020

    E

    ARACELI MARTINEZ, Trustee Zone E Representative

    June 30, 2020

    F

    CHRISTINE HULL, Trustee Zone F Representative

    June 30, 2021

    G

    STEPHANIE HANNA, Trustee Zone G Representative

    June 30, 2020

    H

    ADRIANA PUBLICO, At-Large Member

    June 30, 2021

    I

    JENNIFER PETERSON, At-Large Member

    June 30, 2020

    J

    KATHLEEN COOMBS, At-Large Member

    June 30, 2021

    K

    JASON SHIPMAN, School Administrator

    June 30, 2020

    L

    DANA GALVIN, Certified Teacher/Counselor

    June 30, 2021

    M

    MELISSA BOESEN, Educational Support Staff

    June 30, 2020