Due to a board member resignation there is a vacancy on the Burbank School District 111 Board of Education. To fill the vacancy, the Board of Education is now accepting letters of interest from residents meeting the residency and minimum age qualifications for appointment as a board member. Letters of interest shall also include a brief summary stating why the candidate is interested in serving on the board and any other pertinent background information or qualifications.
A Board of Education member must be, on the date of election or appointment, a United States citizen, at least 18 years of age, a resident of Illinois and the District for at least one year immediately preceding the election, and a registered voter. Reasons making an individual ineligible for Board membership include holding an incompatible office and certain types of State or federal employment. A child sex offender, as defined in State law, is ineligible for Board membership.
The individual chosen will serve on the school board from the date of appointment to April 2021.
Candidates must submit a letter of interest in a sealed envelope marked “Board of Education Vacancy” to:
Board of Education
c/o Michele Mendoza
Burbank School District 111
7600 S. Central Avenue
Burbank, Illinois 60459
Or send email to:
Letter of Interest Deadline:
September 15, 2020
The Burbank School District 111 Board of Education will review the letters of interest and interview qualified candidates at a Special Board Meeting.