Voice Recognition

FREE Prospective School Board Member Workshop (CANCELED)


School board seat up for election in May

One seat on the Harpursville Central School District Board of Education will be up for election on May 19, 2020. The one seat, currently occupied by Michael Rhodes, whose five-year term ends June 30, 2020 is a five-year position. Please consider attending a free public workshop on March 18 offered through BT BOCES for prospective board members. Contract the district clerk to reserve your seat at 693-8112.  

You must meet certain basic qualifications to run for school board in New York State. You must be:

-A U.S. citizen

-At least 18 years old

-A qualified voter in the school district

-Able to read and write

-A resident of your district continuously for one year before the election.

Not sure if running for the school board is right for you? Visit the New York State School Boards Association link below and read about the experience:


** update** the prospective board member workshop  on March 18 has been canceled as of March 16.  Mark Capobianco, Director of the School Boards Association asked that we provide you with his email: [email protected] and phone number: 607.765.9780 if you would like to speak to him to answer any additional questions regarding becoming a school board member.  

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