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3 Seats Open in April Board of Education Election

Three seats on the seven-member District 15 Board of Education will be up for election on the April 2, 2019 election date. Each of the seats are for a four-year term, expiring in 2023. Key dates for candidates can be found here.

The Petition for nomination form SBE No. P-7 and Candidate's Guide 2019 issued by the State Board of Elections are available at the Cook County Clerk’s office, or to download online. The petition circulation period for the nonpartisan election runs through December 17. Completed petitions must be filed at the Cook County Clerk’s Office between Dec. 10 and 17. Candidate names will appear on the election ballot in the order in which their nominating papers are received in the clerk's office.

To be eligible to serve as a board of education member, a person must be a U.S. citizen, at least 18 years old, a resident of Illinois and District 15 for at least one year immediately preceding the election, a registered voter, and not be a child sex offender as defined in state law.