- NETCONG BOARD OF EDUCATION -
- NOTICE OF SCHOOL BOARD MEMBER VACANCIES -
Pursuant to N.J.S.A. 18A:12-5, notice is hereby given that the Netcong Board of Education is seeking qualified candidates to fill two vacant seats on the Board of Education.
In accordance with N.J.S.A. 18A:12-1, the candidate must meet the following qualifications:
Be a citizen of the United States of America
Be at least eighteen (18) years of age to qualify for office
Be able to read and write
Be a resident of the municipality from which the candidate is to be elected for at least one (1) year preceding the date of the election
Not be disqualified as a voter pursuant to N.J.S.A.19:4-1
Be a registered voter in the district where the person is submitting the nominating petition
Not hold office as a mayor or member of the governing body of the same district
Not disqualified from membership on the Board due to conviction of a crime or offense listed in N.J.S.A. 18:12-1
Has no interest in any contract with, or claim against, the Board
Selected candidates will be required to undergo a criminal background check pursuant to N.J.S.A. 18A:12-1.2 and will not be seated until they pass the check which must be completed within 30 days of being selected as a successful candidate
Not simultaneously hold two elective offices
The Netcong Board of Education will be accepting letters of interest for any qualified Netcong residents wishing to fill the two vacancies on the Board of Education. All letters must be received no later than 4:00 pm on Friday, December 8th, 2023. The Board will interview all interested candidates at its regularly scheduled meeting on December 12th, 2023 at 7:00 pm. All letters of interest should be submitted to Mr. Paul Stabile, Board Secretary, via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.