From the Wichita Pachyderm Club: A forum of candidates for Wichita school board. Recorded June 16, 2017. The eight candidates in attendance were Betty Arnold (I) and Ben Blankley of BOD District 1; Julie Hedrick and Trish Hileman of BOE District 2; Mike Rodee (I) of BOE District 5; and Walt Chappell, Shirley Jefferson, and Ron Rosales of BOE District 6. All of these candidates plus two candidates who could not attend today's forum will move forward to the November 7, 2017, General Election. In school district elections, all qualified voters district-wide in the Wichita Public School District have the opportunity to vote for the candidate of their choice from all four Board of Education Districts in the November election.