• Candidate Information

    The Annual School Budget Vote and Election will take place on Tuesday, May 17, 2022.  

    There are four (4) seats for terms on the Board of Education as follows:

    Three (3) members to the Board of Education for three year terms (commencing July 1, 2022 and expiring June 30, 20250

    One (1) member for a two year and six week term (commencing May 17, 2022 and expiring on June 30, 2024)

    Citizens interested in running for a seat on the board will find the School Board Candidate packet available for download below:

    School Board Candidate Packet 2022

    The packet may also be obtained by calling Kelly Pologe, Clerk of the Board,  (845) 838-6900 ext. 2032 or via email at pologe.k@beaconk12.org. The packet can then be picked up in person or it can be mailed to the candidate.

    Candidates for the Board of Education shall be nominated by a petition directed to the District Clerk.  

    A qualified voter is a person who is a citizen of the United States, at least 18 years of age, and a resident of the school district for at least 30 days prior to the date of the Budget Vote. A qualified voter is not required to be a registered voter.

    Petitions must state the residence of each signer, and the name and residence of each candidate. 


    For more information and guidelines, please visit the district website: www.beaconk12.org/Page/1573, or contact Ms. Pologe at 845-838-6900, ext. 2032 or at pologe.k@beaconk12.org.

    The deadline for submitting petitions is Wednesday, April 27, 2022 at 5:00 P.M.


     Prospective School Board Member Workshop Information:

    Prospective School Board Members Workshop

    For information on the qualifications required to be a Member of the Board of Education, please refer to Board Policy 2121, below:

    Policy 2121 Board Member Qualifications

    Please find below a brochure from the New York State School Boards Association with information on running for the Board of Education.

    Running for the School Board (English)   Postulacion pare el Consejo Escolar


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