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Four Seats on Board of Education Up for Election on May 16
Nominating Petitions are due no later than April 17 at 5 p.m.

(March 28, 2017) Four of the nine seats on the Board of Education are up for election on May 16, 2017. District residents interested in running for a seat can obtain a nominating petition beginning March 30 through the District Clerk, Mindy Potts, in the Central Office, located in the High School Building, 2910 Route 9, Valatie, between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. Completed petitions are due back to the District Clerk by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, April 17, 2017.

Two (2) vacancies are for three-year (3) terms as the terms of Cheryl Trefzger and Susan Ramos will expire June 30, 2017. One vacancy is for a three-year (3) term and one vacancy is for a one-year (1) term as two Board members resigned during their tenures and the interim appointments of Daniel Cohn and Michael Stead will expire on May 16, 2017.

Questions about serving on the Board of Education or the candidate petition process can be directed to the Ichabod Crane District Clerk, Mindy Potts at 758-7575 ext. 3001 or via email at