Patricia Barr, a retired teacher who is completing her first term on the school board, has been a credit to the community. She deserves re-election.
She has an in-depth understanding of what teachers need to succeed.
She listens to and respects their union and the bargaining units of other employees. At the same time, she has demonstrated that she keeps the interests of students and the broader community foremost in mind.
Serving effectively on the school board requires a delicate balancing of interests. Pat Barr has shown that she knows how to do that.