There are three (3) vacancies on the Board of Education caused by the expiration of the term of incumbents Kent Burto, Abigail Hammond and Trent Myer, these seats are 3-year terms, July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2020.
Only one petition is required for each candidate and must be directed to the Clerk of the District, signed by at least twenty-five (25) qualified voters of the District, must state the residence of each signer. The petition must indicate the name and residence of the candidate.
Each candidate must be a citizen of the United States, at least 18 years of age or older and must have been a resident of the District for at least one (1) year preceding the election.
Petitions for nominating candidates for the office of member of the Board of Education may be obtained beginning March 28, 2017 at the District Office, 25059 Woolworth Street, Great Bend and must be filed with the District Clerk no later than April 17, 2017, 5:00 p.m., Daylight Savings Time.