Qualified Great Neck Public School District residents who wish to run for election to the Board of Education for the trustee seat held by Monique Bloom must return completed petition forms to District Clerk Michele Domanick in the district business office of the Phipps Administration Building, 345 Lakeville Rd., no later than 5 p.m., on Monday, Nov. 7.
Bloom’s resignation was announced by Board President Barbara Berkowitz at the Board of Education meeting on Sept. 19. The special election for a school board trustee to complete Bloom’s term, which runs until May 2019, will be held on Tuesday, Dec. 6.
The Board of Education has made available a list of responsibilities associated with serving on a school board, which includes the time commitments placed on Great Neck Public Schools Board members. The document is available from the district clerk and is posted at www.greatneck.k12.ny.us/gnps/pages/board/serving-on-school-bd.pdf.
The election will be held from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. at the Baker School (for qualified residents living north of the LIRR) and at South High School (for residents living south of the LIRR). The board will convene at the Phipps Administration Building at 10:30 p.m. on Dec. 6 to announce the election results.
For further information about petition forms and voting in the election, including voter registration and absentee ballots, call 516-441-4020.
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