Petitions to run for BKW Board of Education due April 19

Candidates wishing to seek election to the BKW Board of Education may now pick up nominating packets in the Office of the District Clerk during business hours.

One seat carrying a new three-year term beginning July 1, 2021 is up for election on May 18, 2021. Nominating petitions must be submitted to the District Clerk no later than April 19 at 5 p.m.

To run for the school board, candidates must be at least 18 years of age, a U.S. citizen, a qualified voter in the school district and be able to read and write. They must also be residents of the school district continuously for one year prior to the vote date.

Any questions regarding the vote or running for the board, please contact the District Clerk at 518-872-1293 or