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Notice of Election
Notice is hereby given to qualified voters of the Livingston County R-III School District that an election will be held April 7, 2020, to choose by ballot three directors who shall serve as members of the Board of Education of said district. The elected directors will serve three-year terms.
Persons wishing to have their name on the ballot must file in the school office between December 17, 2019 and January 21, 2020. On the first day of filing, the office will open to candidates at 8:00 am. On the last day of filing, the office will remain open until 5:00 pm. Please note that during Christmas break (December 19-January 6) the school office is closed. On days the school is in session, candidates may file during regular school office hours.
Qualifications of candidates seeking director’s positions are:
Citizen of the United States
Resident taxpayer of the district.
Resident of state for at least one year prior to election.
At least 24 years of age.
Not delinquent in the payment of any state income taxes, personal property taxes, municipal taxes or real property taxes on their place of residence.
Have not been found guilty of nor pled guilty to a felony under the federal laws of the United States of America or to a felony under Missouri law or an offense committed in another state that would be considered a felony in Missouri.
Not be registered or required to be registered as a sex offender.
Have filed, or the treasurer of an existing candidate committee has filed, all required campaign disclosure reports with the Missouri Ethics Commission, when applicable, for all previous elections in which they were candidates.
Board members must successfully complete orientations and training requirements within one year of the date of the election or appointment. The orientation and training shall consist of at least sixteen hours with the cost of such training to be paid by the district.