Board Election 2017

  • The 2017 School Board Election will be included in the spring municipal elections on Tuesday, April 4, 2017. District 63 residents will be electing four individuals to serve 4-year terms. The seats are currently held by Board members Alexandra Brook, Walter Gluzkin, Sheila Urban, and Krystal Zec.

    School board candidates will file their nominating petitions and paperwork directly with the Cook County Clerk. The Clerk has announced that the first day to circulate nominating petitions will be September 20, 2016. The candidate filing deadline dates are December 12 - 19, 2016. Additional information can be found on the 2017 Election Calendar

    Candidates Guide
    This Candidate’s Guide for 2017 has been prepared to provide information for candidates seeking office at the local level in 2017. It includes a listing of offices nominated or elected at the Consolidated Primary Election on February 28, 2017 and at the Consolidated General Election on April 4, 2017. Filing dates and the general requirements for filing are included. In addition, information is provided regarding nomination procedures and the objection process. Also included is a section that provides answers to some of the more frequently asked questions about nominating petitions and procedures. 


    Resources for Prospective School Board Members
    Key Dates for 2017 School Candidates - Illinois Association of School Boards (IASB)
    Your School Board & You - IASB - insights for school board candidates and other interested citizens