Read below on how to pick up your packet and the steps to take to run for the board:
Prospective School Board Candidate Packets Available
Prospective School Board Candidate Packets are available for community members interested in running for a vacant seat on the Katonah-Lewisboro School Board of Education. Candidate packets can be obtained from Ms. Kimberly Monzon, District Clerk, at the District Office located at 1 Shady Lane, South Salem, New York, Monday – Friday during the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
The Katonah-Lewisboro School District Board of Education will have two (2) trustee vacancies to be voted upon in the May 17, 2011 Annual School Election and Vote. A trustee’s full term on the school board runs for three years.
Each candidate must timely and properly file a nominating petition with the District Clerk in order for his or her name to appear on the ballot for the Annual School Election and Vote. The deadline to submit the nominating petition is Monday, April 18, 2011 at 5:00 p.m.
Westchester-Putnam School Boards Association will host a workshop for Prospective School Board Members on Saturday, April 9, 2011. Details on the workshop will be provided in the Prospective School Board Candidate Packets.
The Katonah-Lewisboro Union Free School District, a nationally recognized high performing school district, serves approximately 4,000 pupils in six schools: Increase Miller Elementary School Grades K-5, Katonah Elementary School Grades K-5, Lewisboro Elementary School Grades K-5, Meadow Pond Elementary School Grades K-5, John Jay Middle School Grades 6-8 and John Jay High School Grades 9-12.