Applicants sought to fill School Board vacancy

The Board of Education is seeking residents who would like to be considered for appointment to fill a vacancy on the seven-member board. The individual appointed to fill the vacancy will serve until April 2021.

Applicants should complete an application and submit a brief resume to Mary Ellen Graf here. The application is posted here.

Application materials must be received by April 17. The new board member will be seated at the Board of Education Reorganization meeting.

Illinois law requires a school board member to be a citizen of the United States, at least 18 years of age, a resident of Illinois and the school district for at least one year preceding board membership and a registered voter. Board members also are subject to financial conflict-of-interest prohibitions set forth in state law.