November 24, 2015

Hilton School District seeking applications for Board of Education

The Hilton School District is seeking applicants for a seat on the Board of Education. Board President Daniel Wellington is resigning effective Dec. 31 because he and his family are relocating out of state.

Hilton Central School District residents interested in serving on the board can submit a letter of interest and resume to the attention of District Clerk Julie Norris, Hilton Central School District Office, 225 West Ave., Hilton NY 14468 by Wednesday, Dec. 9 at 4 p.m.

In order to be a school board member, an individual must be a citizen of the United States, at least 18 years old and a resident of the Hilton School District for at least one year.

The term for the position will expire June 30, 2016. If the person appointed to the vacancy wishes to continue in the position, he or she will need to run for a three-year term in the annual school board elections on May 17, 2016.

The Board of Education will review the letters of interest and resumes and conduct interviews in December. The new board member will be selected by Dec. 30 and will be installed at the board meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 12.

For more information, please contact District Clerk Julie Norris at 392-1000, ext. 7044.