BOARD CANDIDATE INFORMATION

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    BOARD OF EDUCATION CANDIDATE FILING - APRIL 1, 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 1, 2025 election.  Persons interested can file at the district office at 400 E. Lockwood Ave., Webster Groves. 

    • Filing will begin Dec. 3, 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. 24, 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. 23rd during winter break. For those filing on the first day (Dec. 3), 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 25th.  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.