Pursuant to Section 162.261-.291 RSMo., qualified applicants may file for two, three-year positions on the Hurley R-1 School District Board of Education. Pursuant to section 162.291 RSMo., qualified applicants are those who are citizens of the United States, who are resident taxpayers of the Hurley R-1 School District, who have resided in the State of Missouri for one year next to preceding their elections and who are at least 24 years of age. The election to fill these positions shall be held on April 7, 2020. Qualified applicants may file for office from 8:00 am until 5:00 pm on days when school is in session or on days when the Superintendent’s office is open commencing on Tuesday, December 17, 2019, through 5:00 pm, Tuesday, January 21, 2020. The candidate shall declare his/her intent to become a candidate in person and in writing in the Superintendent’s office. Candidates may withdraw their names from the ballot by stating their intentions to do so in writing and by presenting the statement in person in the Superintendent’s office no later than 5:00 pm, Tuesday, January 21, 2020. The names of qualified candidates shall be placed on the ballot in the order of filing. Pursuant to Section 162.203 RSMo., Board Members initially elected to the Hurley R-1 School Board of Education at the April 7, 2020 election shall successfully complete 16 hours of orientation and training as approved by the Missouri State Board of Education or by the Missouri School Board Association. This orientation and training shall be within one year of the Board member’s election.
Please note that filing begins promptly at 8:00 am, on December 17th, and if you are interested in filing for election, you must appear in person to complete the Declaration of Candidacy and additional paper work (see Board policy 0320) any time during the filing period.
Below are helpful documents to review in advance, if you are considering filing as a candidate for election.
- MO Election Calendar
- DOR Form 5120
- Missouri Ethics Commission Personal Financial Disclosure
- Board Candidate Declaration
- Notice to Candidate
- P3042 Nepotism, Conflict of Interest, and Financial Disclosure - Regulation 3042 - Form 3042
- CBM Training Schedule
- So You Want to Be a Board Member
- A Candidate's Legal Guide to Running for the School Board
- A Few Basics of Board Service
- Foundational Principles of Effective Governance
- Board of Education Committments
- P0311 Statement of Practices
- PO340 Code of Ethics