Join School Board

Scarsdale SBNC Is Seeking Two Candidates

to the Board of Education

We Invite All Residents to Run

Candidate Qualifications

At least 18 years old; U.S. Citizen; qualified to vote

Scarsdale school district resident for at least one year prior to May 18, 2021

Fill Out Biographical Form

Candidates should complete the biographical information form, email to as soon as possible, but no later than 11:59PM on Tuesday February 23, 2021.

Present Before SBNC

Candidates will be requested to appear before the SBNC for up to 15 minutes with a presentation incorporating answers to the following questions:

1) Why are you interested in serving on the Scarsdale Board of Education?

2)What qualities do you possess that would enable you to contribute effectively to the working of the School Board?

3) Would you please elaborate on your background, professional or personal experience, or civic contributions?

4) What past experiences or qualifications prepare you to address the challenges arising from the Covid-19 pandemic?

5) Is there any other relevant information about your candidacy you would like to share with us?

In a change from previous years’ procedures, SBNC anticipates asking each candidate 1-2 follow-up questions after the completion of the interview that are solely related to the candidate’s experience and qualifications.

More Resources

The School Board Member Experience by NY State School Boards Association