State College Area School District Board of Directors
The State College Area School District is governed by a nine-member Board of School Directors. Each board member is elected for a four-year term of office. The board meets on the first and third Monday of each month. Additional meetings and work sessions are advertised in the local media.
BoardDocs is the online portal to all SCASD Board information including: Agendas, meetings, committees, videos, recaps, policies, schedules and more.
Public Attendance at Board of School Director Meetings
The public is invited to attend all regular meetings and work sessions. Time is provided at the beginning of every meeting for public comment. Information about the meetings is also available from the Office of the Superintendent at 814-231-1016.
Location for Meetings
Board meetings are held in the Boardroom of the Panorama Village Administration Building, 240 Villa Crest Drive, State College, PA 16801. All meetings will be held at 7:00 p.m. The meetings will be a hybrid combination of remote and in-person.
C-NET broadcasts meetings live in the Zoom format on Channel 98 and through its Youtube live stream. C-NET also archives videos indexed by subject. Additionally, Schlow Centre Region Library maintains an archive going back to 2012, with DVDs available for checking out at the second-floor reference desk.
Effective January 1, 2009, the State College Area School District has adopted a right to know policy, Policy 801 Public Records, in compliance with the Pennsylvania Right To Know Law (Act 3 of 2008). This provides clear procedures for community members to obtain public records through Right to Know requests.
2023 Board Meeting Dates
If you would like to contact all members of the Board of School Directors and the Superintendent, call 814-231-1016 or e-mail all Board members. For specific administrative issues, please contact an administrator or department.
- January 11 and 23 (2nd Wednesday and 4th Monday)
- February 6 and 20
- March 13 and 20 (2nd and 3rd Monday)
- April 3 and 17
- May 1 and 15
- June 5 and 26 (1st and 4th Monday)
- July 10 and 31 (2nd and 5th Monday)
- August 21 (3rd Monday)
- September 11 and 18 (2nd and 3rd Monday)
- October 2 and 16
- November 6 and 20
- December 4 and 18
Below is a key to the abbreviations of the committees:
CAC = Citizens Advisory Committee
COG = Council of Governments of the Centre Region
CIU = Central Intermediate Unit
NSBA = National School Boards Association
PSBA = Pennsylvania School Boards Association
Communication to the District may not be privileged or confidential and may be considered public record(s) as defined by Pennsylvania's Right to Know Law of 2008. If defined as public record(s), it would be subject to disclosure to any person or organization filing an open records request.