BOARD CANDIDATE INFORMATION

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    BOARD OF EDUCATION CANDIDATE FILING - APRIL 8, 2025 ELECTION

    The Webster Groves School District will accept declarations of candidacy from any person interested in running for a position on the School Board in the April 8, 2025 election.  Persons interested can file at the district office at 400 E. Lockwood Ave., Webster Groves. 

    • Filing will begin Dec. 10, 2024, at 8 a.m. by a random drawing and will continue through regular business hours, Mon. – Fri. from 8:30 a.m.- 4:00 p.m. (except for 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. each day).
    • Filing will end on Dec. 31, 2024 when the office will be open from 4:00-5:00 p.m.
    • Filing will not occur on days that the district office is closed for inclement weather and Dec. 23-December 30 during winter break. For those filing on the first day (Dec. 10), ballot order will be determined by a random drawing.  Those filing after that date will appear on the ballot in the order in which they filed.

    There are (2) positions available with three-year terms (April 2025-April 2028).

    A school board member must be:

    • A U.S. citizen.
    • A resident taxpayer of the Webster Groves School District.
    • A resident of Webster Groves School District and Missouri for a minimum of one year immediately preceding the election or appointment.  
    • At least 24 years old.

    Candidates must also be current on state and local taxes; have not been found guilty of or pled guilty to a felony under Missouri or federal law; are not registered or required to register as a sex offender; and have filed required campaign documents with the Missouri Ethics Commission, when applicable, for all previous elections in which they were candidates.

    Board candidate packets will be available to pick-up the week of November 18th.  If you would like to receive a board candidate packet prior to December 3rd (the first day of filing), please contact the Secretary to the Board.