Considering Running for the Board of Education?

The following vacancies are to be filled on the Board of Education:

  • 3 year term Kristin Hill-Burns
  • 3 year term Howard Engel, III
  • 3 year term Edward Reville

Petitions nominating candidates for the office of member of
the Board of Education must be filed with the District Clerk no later than Monday, April 16, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. Each petition must be directed to the Clerk of the District, must be signed by at least twenty-five (25) qualified voters of the District, shall state the residence address of each signer, and shall state the name and residence address of the candidate.

The candidates receiving the three highest numbers of votes are elected to the Board of Education for the 3 year terms.

Although the legal requirements for becoming a board member in New York State are not difficult, possessing the characteristics that make someone a functional and productive member of a legislative body is very important. Click to read more about what it means to be a member of the RCS Board of Education.