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 Additional Timeline Details
How do I run for school board?
Learn all about running for a local office in the 2021 Candidate’s Guide issued by the Illinois State Board of Elections (July 2020)