Dr. Dan Douglas served on the board for nine years and Todd Nicholson served for six years. Neither ran for a spot in the recent school board election.
Voted in to take their spots were Peter Steinfeld, who is on his second stint as a member of the board, and Marcella Koth.
"I appreciate you always putting the kids first," he added.
Board member Ed McKenna also thanked the two retiring board members.
"I've enjoyed working with both of you. I don't want you to go off and that's it. I'd like your advice." He urged the two men to stay involved in what's going on in the district and call the current members or attend meetings to voice their opinions.
With the new elementary still fresh on their minds, as a major accomplishment of their school board reign, Douglas said that he can't help but think of all the children that will go through the halls. "It's exciting."
He also thanked the administrators and teachers for encouraging kids to dream.
Nicholson said when he came on to the board six years ago, he replaced outgoing board member Peter Steinfeld. And now, Steinfeld is replacing Nicholson. He laughed saying that wouldn't happen again.
"I've enjoyed the last six years working together. It's been very rewarding."
He also thanked the administration the teachers for all they do.
School Board Secretary Trudy Peterson administered the oath of office to Steinfeld and Koth.
Voted in as president of the board was Ed McKenna. Board member Dave Jennett will serve as vice president.