2131 – Board Member Vacancies

School Board Governance and Operations

School Board Legal Status

Board Member Vacancies

When a vacancy occurs during the year, the Board of Education may appoint a qualified person to serve until the next regular Annual Meeting, hold a special election, or leave the seat vacant until the next Annual Meeting. The board will base its decision on the amount of time remaining until the next regular election and/or cost factors. The person appointed or elected to fill such vacancy shall take office immediately upon filing of his official oath of office with the District Clerk.

Legal Reference: Education Law – Section 1709


Update Presentation: 2/1/95

First Vote: 2/15/95

Second Vote: 3/1/95