The Seattle School Board will hold a special meeting at 4:15 p.m. tonight (Friday, July 18) to select an interim superintendent to lead the district for the next year. It may vote to approve a contract during the meeting.

The meeting will take place in the John Stanford Center auditorium (2445 Third Ave. S.). The meeting will be televised live on cable Channel 26 and streamed live on the Internet at bit.ly/WatchSchoolBoard.

Superintendent José Banda was appointed as the next superintendent of the Sacramento City Unified School District last night (July 17).