The Montvale Board of Education will have two vacancies in the November 8 Annual School Election. One Board member is seeking re-election on November 8 and one Board member will not be seeking re-election. A A full term on the school board runs for three years. A candidate must file a nominating petition with the county clerk for his or her name to appear on the ballot during the Annual School Election. The deadline to submit the nominating petition is 4:30 p.m. Monday, July 25, 2016. The election is scheduled for Tuesday, November 8, 2016.
Prospective school board candidates can download candidate information from the New Jersey School Boards Association's web site at www.njsba.org/candidacy.The School Board Candidate Kit includes information about nominating petitions, legal qualifications for school board candidacy, and the role of the school board member. Information about the New Jersey School Ethics Act and important dates in the school election process are also included. If you have any questions, please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org.