BOE candidate information

Interested in running for a seat on the Monroe-Woodbury Central School District Board of Education?

Each year, three terms expire on the Monroe-Woodbury Central School District Board of Education, creating three available positions. However, due to two positions being vacated prior to the term’s end, four positions are available in May 2021. The positions are as follows:

  • Two (2) members of the Board of Education, to be elected for the term of three (3) years beginning on July 1, 2021 and ending on June 30, 2024.
  • One (1) member of the Board of Education, to fill the balance of an unexpired term beginning on May 18, 2021 and ending on June 30, 2024.
  • One (1) member of the Board of Education, to fill the balance of an unexpired term beginning on May 18, 2021 and ending on June 30, 2022.

Beginning Wednesday, March 10, prospective board candidate packets are available for pick up in the District Clerk’s office. The office is located at the Education Center, 278 Route 32, Central Valley. Completed nominating petitions must be submitted to the District Clerk no later than 5 p.m. on Monday, April 19, 2021.

Please contact District Clerk Donna Vitucci at (845)460-6200 ext. 6203 if you have any questions.

Candidate Qualifications

  • Must be able to read and write
  • Must be a qualified voter of the district; that is, a citizen of the United States and at least 18 years of age
  • Must be a resident of the School District for at least one year prior to the election
  • No more than one member of a family may be a member of the same Board of Education in any school district.
  • May not hold another public office which is incompatible with Board of Education service
  • If removed from office, a member is ineligible to be appointed or elected to the Board of Education for one year from the date of removal.
  • May not be an employee of the school district except as permitted by law

For detailed information on campaign expenditures, review the entire Board of Education Policy #2300.

For additional information about recent and upcoming Board meetings, visit BoardDocs.