City and school officials on Thursday unanimously elected Emily Daunis to fill a vacant seat on the School Committee.
Daunis, who ran unsuccessfully last year, was one of eight candidates who expressed interest in the vacancy.
The committee at its regular meeting Tuesday agreed to request statements of interest from prospective candidates. The deadline for letters of interest is Monday, Aug. 10, at 4 p.m. at firstname.lastname@example.org.
There are five candidates running for three four-year seats on the North Adams School Committee. The incumbents running for re-election are Karen Bond and Tara Jacobs; they are being challenged by Emily Daunis, Robert J. Moulton Jr. and David Sookey III.