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Board Consolidated Election

ANNOUNCEMENT:  April 2, 2019 Consolidated Election

Nominating petition papers for the April 2, 2019 Consolidated Election can be obtained online at the St. Clair County Clerk web site www.countyclerk.co.st-clair.il.us or picked up at their office.  Nominating petitions must be signed by at least 50 registered voters or 10% of the voters, whichever is less, residing within the district. 

Three seats on our seven-member Board of Education will be filled at the April 2, 2019 consolidated election.  To be eligible to serve, a Board member must be, on the date of election, a citizen of the United States, at least 18 years of age, a registered voter, and a resident of the State of Illinois and the East St. Louis School District for at least one year immediately preceding the election.  The Board election is non-partisan, and Board candidates do not run under political party affiliation.

The candidate must file the following with the St. Clair County Clerk:

  • Nominating petition papers
  • Statement of Candidacy
  • Receipt from County Clerk of Economic Interest Statement
  • Loyalty Oath (optional)

Dates to Remember:

September 18, 2018: First day for circulating nominating petitions

December 10, 2018: First day for filing nominating petitions

December 17, 2018: Last day for filing nominating petitions

December 17, 2018: Last day for filing receipt for Statement of Economic Interest

January 24, 2019: Last day a candidate may file Withdrawal of Candidacy