The West Orange - Cove CISD "Team of Eight" is comprised of School Trustees and Superintendent Dr. Rickie Harris. They are:  (seated) Gina Simar, Ruth Hancock, Linda Platt-Bryant, Tricia Stroud, (standing) Roderick Robertson, Tommy Wilson Sr., Dr. Rickie Harris, and Demetrius Hunter. 
School Board

Trustee Election


The WO-C CISD has seven trustees serving staggered terms of three years. State law provides that a trustee election shall be held in May of each year for the purpose of electing trustees to vacancies that occur due to the expiration of the term of office of incumbents.

WO-C holds an at-large election with two or three seats on the ballot, with the recipients of the most votes earning election.


Qualifications for office are to be a qualified (registered) voter, take the official oath of office, service without compensation, and have lived in the state for 12 months and the district for six months.