Board Elections

The next election date for seats on the Ridgewood Board of Education is in  2020. The election date will be posted as soon as it is published by the state.

1. Three Board seats and the annual school budget will be on the ballot.

2. One Board seat is a one-year term. Two Board seats are three-year terms.

3. Details on petition deadlines will be available when they are published by the county. At that time, interested residents may pick up an application at the Office of the Board Secretary at the Education Center, 49 Cottage Place, Ridgewood or download the application online.

Links to pertinent information about the requirements and responsibilities of Board members may also be found below. The Board will review all applications and interview those who are legally qualified to serve.

Additional resources from NJSBA :
Click here for information on how to become a School Board Member and Frequently Asked Questions.

Running for School Board? Click here for ten things you should know. 

Serving on the Board of Education Information

Click here for Fundamentals of School Board Membership.

Click here for 13 Things School Board Members Wish People Knew About Them.