BOE candidate packet is available for May 21 election

The packet to seek a seat on the Board of Education is available for download. Click here for the packet. Candidates need to collect 28 signatures from qualified voters in the OESJ school district. The petition must be turned into the District Clerk by 5 p.m. on Monday, April 22.

Three seats, each with three-year terms, are up for election on May 21. Candidates elected would begin their terms on July 1. The terms expire on June 30, 2022.

Voting will be held from 12 noon to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, May 21. Voting will be held at the OESJ Elementary School and OESJ Jr./Sr. High School, depending on where you live. If you are unsure of your voting location, contact District Clerk Stephanie Bonk at 518-568-7280.

The seats are now held by Neil Clark, Dean Handy and Susanne Sammons.

Here is a video the NYS School Boards Association has released about service on the Board of Education.