The five members of the board of directions shall individually be given titles of:
- Community Representative 1
- Community Representative 2
- Parent Representative 1
- Parent Representative 2
- Student Representative
The board members designated as community representatives shall represent the interests of the community members of the corporation. The board members designated as parent representatives shall represent the interests of the parent members of the corporation. The member designated as the student representative shall represent the interests of all students who receive any educational services or are in any way connected to the Corporation.
Parents are stakeholders in the school and have a voting right to elect RCSI Board Members. Every parent of the Rural Community Academy is also automatically a member of the Rural Community Schools, Inc. The General Membership Meeting is usually held in May but may be changed according to RCSI Bylaws. They are always welcome to the regular Board meetings and especially encouraged to attend the General Membership Meeting. Other interested community members, grandparents or others may apply for RCSI membership. Applications for membership may be picked up in the front office.
Membership fees for RCSI members are $10 annually.