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