Sunday, January 20, 2019
District Office Hours: 7:30 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.   |   District Phone: (509) 337-6301

School Board

The Board of Directors meets at 7:00 p.m. the third Thursday of each month in the
Elementary School Library. (184 Academy St. Waitsburg, WA 99361)

Waitsburg School District Vision Statement




It is the mission of the Waitsburg School District to provide for the social and emotional well-being of every student and provide the opportunity to develop the knowledge, skills, behaviors, and ability to learn which are fundamental to effective citizenship, social and cultural competency and personal fulfillment. By becoming partners in the learning process, our students, parents, staff, and community will become successful life-long learners. Our schools will provide the conditions necessary for success as citizens of the 21st Century.

                                                                            BOARD PRIORITIES

  •   Create Enhanced Learning Environments that Meet Current and Future Learner Needs 

    From the
    True of Our Teachers, too! 
  •   Embrace Learning Growth throughout the Waitsburg School System

  •   Expand Educational Experiences to Early and Adult Learners

  •   Improve Educational Practice to Levels that Have Profound Impact on Learning for Both Students and Adults


Board Contact Information

Mr. Ross L. Hamann, Chair
Position 3 (since July 1, 2004) – Term ends 2021
621 Seventh St.
Waitsburg, WA 99361
Ph: (509) 337-6957
Mr. Russ Knopp
At Large (since December 8, 2015) – Term ends 2019
P O Box 591
Waitsburg, WA 99361
Ph: (509) 386-1302

Mrs. Christy House, Vice Chair
Position 2 (since December, 2011) – Term ends 2019
430 Coppei Ave
Waitsburg, WA 99361
Ph: (509) 520-2714

Mrs. Lisa Morrow
At Large - Term ends 2019
PO Box 968
Waitsburg WA 99361
Ph: (509) 386-4169

Mr. Jason Kaehler
Position 1 - Term ends 2019
425 E Camp St

Waitsburg, WA 99361
(509) 200-1621


184 Academy Street, PO Box 217, Waitsburg, WA 99361, 509-337-6301

NOTICE OF NON-DISCRIMINATION: The Waitsburg School District does not discriminate in any programs or activities
on the basis of sex, race, creed, religion, color, national origin, age, veteran or military status, sexual orientation, gender expression or identity,
disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.