School Board Election Filing Opens December 17, 2019
The filing period for the April 7, 2020 School Board Election opens at 8:00 AM on Tuesday, December 17, 2019 and will close at 5:00 PM on Tuesday, January 21, 2020. Any resident taxpayer interested in filing for the Festus R-VI Board of Education, may do so in person at the Roy D. Burnside Administration Building at 1515 Mid-Meadow Lane, Festus, MO.
Daily office hours are 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM. The Roy D. Burnside Administration Building will have limited hours from December 23, 2019 through January 3, 2020. Filing will not be available on weekends or on days in which the R-VI School District is closed due to inclement weather.
Three (3) seats are open for election in 2020. Each will be for a three (3) year term. To be eligible for election to the Board of Education, an individual must be at least 24 years of age, a citizen of the United States, a resident of Missouri for one year preceding the election, and a resident taxpayer of the school district.
The election will occur on Tuesday, April 7th, 2020.