Coeur d'Alene #271 School Board of Trustees are convening a special meeting today at 5 pm to discuss the open vacancy for Zone 4 left by Dianne Zipperer when she resigned earlier this month. There are five applicants to be considered: Ann Seddon, Linda Davis, Rebecca Smith, Dan Sheckler, and Jeff Childs. It is not clear whether or not the trustees will hold a formal panel interview or will question candidates based on their applications. Also unclear is whether or not the board members will hold a vote to appoint at this evening's meeting. What is clear is that the board meeting agenda alots 45 minutes tonight for this process. You can view the agenda here. You can view the Coeur d'Alene Press article that includes letters of interest and resumes of the five applicants here.