The Education Act, 1995 gives the Board of Education authority to govern the school division.
The North East School Division is governed by an eight-person elected Board of Education. The North East School Division is organized into eight subdivisions for purpose of elections, but once elected, the members of the Board of Education represent all students in the division and are committed to providing the very best education possible for each and every student.
The current Board of Education was elected on November 9, 2020 to serve a four-year term. On March 8, 2021 a by-election was required to fill the seat representing subdivision 5.
The Board of Education members as of November 23, 2021 are:
Subdivision 1 Kathrene Bank
Subdivision 2 Sherri Hanson
Subdivision 3 Dustin Kelsey
Subdivision 4 Kevin Graham (Board Chair - 2021-22)
Subdivision 5 Tyson Waldner
Subdivision 6 Lori Kidney
Subdivision 7 Ted Kwiatkowski
Subdivision Nipawin Marla Walton (Vice Chair - 2021-22)