ISD 834 School Board

The Stillwater School Board members are Jennifer Pelletier (Board Chair), Sarah Stivland (Vice Chair), Shelley Pearson (Treasurer), Paula O'Loughlin (Clerk), George Hoeppner (Director), Don Hovland (Director), Mike Ptacek (Director). To reach all school board members and receive a response from the Board Chair, please use the School Board Group email.

Watch school board meetings LIVE online

The Stillwater School Board usually holds its meetings on the second and fourth Thursday evenings of every month. Please refer to the School Board Calendar for dates, times and locations of meetings. NOTE: Board meeting location change beginning 10/11/18.

The School Board is a seven-member team of area residents elected at-large to serve four-year terms. Elections for three and then four seats are held every two years. 2018 School Board Roster.

School Board members share one voicemail box number, which will be checked by the Executive Assistant to the Superintendent and the School Board, Barb Proulx. If you would like to leave a voice message for any of the School Board members, the phone number is 651.351.8429. 


Board Meeting Materials 2018-19

Find school board meeting information here.

Board Meeting Materials 2017-18

Find school board meeting information here.

Streaming Video Board Meetings

School Board Business Meeting streaming video archives are found here.

Board Communications

We welcome your feedback, and encourage you to let us know if you have concerns. We’ll do our best to answer your questions and work with you to find a reasonable solution to any problems.

District Policies

A complete listing of district policies and procedures for students and staff.

School Board Roster (pdf, 49 KB)

Find the current school board roster here.

School Board Goals (pdf, 162 KB)

Click here for the school board goals.

Legislative Information

Contact information for local Legislators and a copy of the district's Legislative Platform.

Committee Assignments

Board members serve on a variety of committees and act as liaisons to district schools.

Role of School Board (pdf, 81 KB)

Role of the School Board Document

Serving on the School Board (pdf, 1 MB)

What does it really mean to be a Stillwater school board member?


Find afidavits of candidacy as well as information related to polling locations and election results.

World's Best Workforce Advisory

The World's Best Workforce Advisory brings together people with different perspectives to discuss a common interest - our students. 

Community discusses what graduates need