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Board Vacancy - Apply to Be an Appointee by April 12

DEADLINE: April 12, 2024
***PUBLIC NOTICE***
 
The BOARD OF EDUCATION of the
EL MONTE CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
IS ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS
FOR THE POSITION OF BOARD MEMBER
 
Notice is hereby given that there is currently one (1) vacancy on the Board of Education of the El Monte City School District. The Board of Education (“Board”) of the El Monte City School District is seeking candidates for a provisional appointment to serve on the District’s Board of Education until the regularly scheduled election in November 2024.
 
Any person is eligible to be a member of the Governing Board, without further qualifications, if the person is 18 years of age or older, a citizen of California, a resident of the school district or, if applicable, the trustee area, a registered voter, and not legally disqualified from holding civil office.  Any person who has been convicted of a felony involving the giving, accepting, or offering of a bribe, embezzlement or theft of public funds, extortion, perjury, or conspiracy to commit any such crime, under California law or the law of another state, the United States of America, or another country, is not eligible to be a candidate for office or elected as a Board member except when the person has been granted a pardon in accordance with law.  (Education Code 35107; Elections Code 20)
 
Residents of El Monte City School District interested in the position are invited to submit an application stating their qualifications and reasons for seeking an appointment to the Board of Education of the El Monte City School District.  Residents of the district who are interested in applying can contact:
 
Dr. Maribel Garcia, Superintendent
EL MONTE CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
3540 Lexington Ave
El Monte, CA 91731
Phone: (626) 453-3700
Applications are available at the District Office.
Deadline for all completed applications to be submitted no later than:
Friday, April 12, 2024 – 12:00 p.m.
 
El Monte City School District serves the communities of El Monte, South El Monte, Temple City, Rosemead, Arcadia (unincorporated), and Monrovia.  Please contact the Los Angeles County Registrar of Voters to ensure residency eligibility. 
 
Following a review of the submitted materials, the Board will schedule interviews with selected candidates. Interviews of the selected applicants and final selection will be held at a special Board of Education meeting on Monday, April 22, 2024. 
 
If you have any questions concerning the role of the Board of Education and the responsibilities of a Board member, please contact Dr. Maribel Garcia, Superintendent, at (626) 453-3700.