School board filings begin December 17

The Boonville R-1 School District will offer the opportunity for area residents to file to run for three seats on the seven member Boonville R-1 School Board. Potental candidates can file between December 17-January 21, 2014. Candidates will then be placed on the April 8 ballot.
Individuals may file in person with the Board Secretary or the Superintendent of Schools at the Administration office located at 736 Main Street. The Administration offices open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
According to the district filing will not occur on days that the school district’s offices are closed due to inclement weather or holiday vacations.
The seats of Charlie Melkersman, Richelle Kluck and Barb Holtzclaw are up for re-election.
According to the district, in the next two years there will be two openings in each election. Each term is for three years.