Board of Education Vacancy

Board of Education Vacancy
Posted on 06/16/2022
Board of Education Vacancy

Ellenville Central School District
Board of Education Vacancy

The Board of Education of the Ellenville Central School District currently has a vacancy due to the resignation of a trustee.  The Board would like to interview interested candidates and appoint someone to fill the vacancy until the next Budget Vote and Board of Education Election, which will take place on Tuesday, May 16, 2023.

If you would like to be considered for the vacancy, please send a letter of interest and resume to the District Clerk at [email protected] by Thursday, June 30, 2022.  Interviews will be held on Tuesday, July 19, 2022.

To qualify for membership on a school board, you:

  • Must be able to read and write.
  • Must be a qualified voter of the district; that is, a citizen of the United States, at least 18 years of age or older, and not adjudged to be an incompetent.  (Note: a convicted felon is barred from running for a seat on a school board if his or her maximum prison sentence has not expired or if he or she has not been pardoned or discharged from parole).
  • Must be and have been a resident (but need not be a taxpayer) of the district for a continuous and uninterrupted period of at least one year immediately before the appointment.
  • May not have been removed from any school district office within the preceding year.
  • May not reside with another member of the same school board as a member of the same family.
  • May not be a current employee of the school district.
  • May not simultaneously hold another incompatible public office.