Kirby School District 140 will have four (4) four-year seats available on our seven-member Board of Education. The seats will be filled following the April 6, 2021 election. Candidates who are elected will fill four-year terms expiring in April 2025.
To be eligible to serve as a school board member you must be, on the date of election, a citizen of the United States, at least 18 years of age, a registered voter and a resident of the State of Illinois and Kirby School District 140 for at least one year immediately preceding the election.
Candidates for the office of school board can begin to circulate nominating petitions for signatures beginning September 22, 2020. For more information, you may want to consult the "2021 Candidate's Guide," which can be downloaded at www.elections.il.gov/main/publications.aspx?
Interested candidates can find additional information about being a school board member from the Illinois Association of School Boards, at www.iasb.com/elections.