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Interested in Running for School Board?

Do you want to run for School Board Member?
In the upcoming election (April 2021) six of the seven positions will be open on the Woodland District 50 Board of Education. Three of the seats will have 4-year terms, and three of the seats will have 2-year terms.

What is a school board and what does it do?
If you have an interest in running for school board, the Illinois Association of School Boards (IASB) has great resources for you to review.

What are the key dates and deadlines I need to know?
Sept. 22 - Dec. 14 - Candidates circulate nominating petitions
Dec. 14 - Dec. 21 - Candidate filing period
April 6 - Consolidated Election
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How do I run for school board?


Woodland School District 50 empowers our children to reach their potential by providing exceptional learning experiences that foster critical thinking in a nurturing learning community.

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