2021-2022 Important Budget Vote and Election Information

  • Nominating Petitions

    District residents who are interested in running for a Board of Education position should contact Christian D. Code, District Clerk, at 631-870-0405 or districtclerk@wufsd.net to request nominating petitions. Petitions are also available on the District website by visiting www.wyandanch.k12.ny.us and going to the Board Announcements section, clicking “2021-2022 Important Budget Vote and Election Information"

     Nominating petitions must be submitted to the District Clerk no later than Monday, April 19, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. in order to appear on the ballot for the May 18, 2021 election.  In light of the restrictions imposed by COVID-19, petitions will be accepted through the following ways:

    • In-Person at the Office of the District Clerk
    • By mail to:

    District Clerk

    Wyandanch Union Free School District

    Central Administration Building

    1445 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.

    Wyandanch, NY 11798

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    Qualifications for School Board

    Per WUFSD Board of Education Policy #1120, below explains the qualifications for those persons interested in running for the School Board of the Wyandanch Union Free School District:

    A Board member of the District must meet the following qualifications:

     a) A citizen of the United States;

     b) Eighteen years of age or older;

     c) Able to read and write;

     d) A legal resident of the District for a continuous and uninterrupted period of at least one year prior to the election;

     e) Cannot be an employee of the District;

     f) The only member of his or her family (that is, cannot be a member of the same household) on the District Board;

     g) May not simultaneously hold another incompatible public office, including, but not limited to Superintendent, clerk, tax collector, treasurer or librarian, or an employee of the Board. In union free and central school districts, however, a Board member may be appointed clerk of the Board and of the District.

     h) Must not have been removed from a school district office within one year preceding the date of appointment or election to the Board.