Three 3-year positions are open on the MRH Board of Education in the general municipal election on April 4, 2023. Candidate filing opens on December 6, 2022. Filing closes on December 27, 2022.
Under an agreement approved November 17, 2022, by the MRH Board of Education, candidate filing for the district will be conducted by the St. Louis County Board of Elections. Qualified applicants for the board may file a declaration of candidacy during business hours at the St. Louis County Board of Elections located at 725 Northwest Plaza Drive, St. Ann, MO.
Candidates may file between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday from December 6 through December 27, 2022. (On the last day of candidate filing only, candidate filing ends at 5:00 p.m.) First day filers will select a number by random drawing to determine placement on the ballot. After the first day, candidates will be placed on the ballot in the order of their filing.
Board of Election offices will be closed on December 8, 23 and 26, 2022. The office may be closed due to inclement weather. The public must adhere to St. Louis County building entry requirements.
Special School District will also open filing for a Board of Education seat representing MRH on Dec. 6, 2022. The open seat is for a three-year term beginning in March 2023. SSD Board members are elected by SSD’s Governing Council. The Governing Council is composed of one Board of Education member from each of the 22 partner school districts in St. Louis County.
Interested parties can learn more about the filing process, important deadlines, and responsibilities on SSD’s website.