schoolbd webThe filing period for three school board seats up for election this fall begins Aug. 2 and runs through Aug. 16.

During the filing period, a candidate filing packet may be obtained during regular office hours (Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.) from the Educational Service Center, 11200 93rd Ave. N., Maple Grove. Filing hours will be extended until 5 p.m. on the final day, Aug. 16.

At the time of filing, school board candidates must provide photo ID and address verification, and pay a $2 filing fee.

School board members hold four-year terms. The board members elected in November 2016 will be seated on the Board in January 2017.

A candidate for this office must:

  • be an eligible voter,
  • be 21 years of age or older upon assuming office,
  • have been a resident of the school district from which he or she seeks election for 30 days before the general election, and
  • have no other affidavit on file for any other office at the same primary or general election.

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