201 Board of Directors' Elections

BOARD OF DIRECTORS' ELECTIONS

 The school election takes place on the second Tuesday in September of odd-numbered years.  Each school election is used to elect citizens to the Board to maintain a (7) seven member Board and to address questions that are submitted to the voters.

Citizens of the school district community seeking a seat on the Board must file their nomination papers with the Board Secretary, or the Board Secretary’s designee, between sixty-four and forty days before the school election unless otherwise directed.

If a vacancy occurs on the Board it shall be filled in accordance with law and board policy.

It is the responsibility of the county commissioner of elections to conduct school elections.

Legal Reference:          Iowa Code §§ 39; 45; 63; 69; 274.7; 277; 278.1, 279.7 .

Cross Reference:          202      Board of Directors Members

                                    202.3   Term of Office

                                    202.4   Vacancies

                                    203      Board of Directors' Conflict of Interest