New 3-Region Voting Plan Passed by WC Area School Board

Despite some conservative opposition, a new 3-region voting plan passed tonight by the West Chester Area School Board (WCASB). With one director absent, the final vote is 6-2 in favor of the map below. The Borough of West Chester (purple) is in the new Region 1, along with most of West Goshen. If approved by […]

West Chester picks new school board member

By Kendal Gapinski, Daily Local News, 6/17/14 WEST GOSHEN — The West Chester Area School Board voted unanimously Monday night to fill its vacant seat with longtime school district resident and previous school board hopeful Gary Bevilacqua. Bevilacqua will fill the seat of Linda Raileanu, who resigned at last month’s school board meeting because she […]

West Chester OKs change in school board elections

By Kendal Gapinski, Daily Local News, 04/29/14 WEST GOSHEN — West Chester Area School District officials voted Monday to change the way board members are elected, from at-large to three regions. The board voted to approve the measure at its business meeting Monday in a 6-3 vote, with Maureen Snook, Linda Raileanu and Vince Murphy […]

West Chester school board fills vacancy

By Jeremy Gerrard, Daily Local News, 12/17/13 WESTTOWN — The search to fill the vacancy on the West Chester Area School Board ended Monday evening as East Bradford resident Bret Binder was voted as the ninth and final school director. The board was left short one member in early November after board member Karen Miller […]

West Chester school board begins interview process

by Jeremy Gerrard, Daily Local News, 12/10/13 WEST GOSHEN — The selection process for filling the empty seat on the West Chester Area School Board took a step forward at a special meeting Monday as the board began the interview process. The board was left short one member in early November after Karen Miller submitted […]

Kick Politics Out of Education

Hi Friends – I am writing to ask you to vote this coming Tuesday Nov 5th for Chester, Kaliner, McCune and Swalm for WCASD school board. The incumbent slate (appearing as Republicans on the ballot) is funded by an organization led by Colin Hanna, an ex Chester County Commissioner who has been called “The New […]