Posted Date: 11/30/2018
School Board Filing Period December 3-5
Those interested in serving on the Enid Board of Education are encouraged to apply with the Garfield County Election Board this Monday through Wednesday.
Office #2, currently held by Torry Turnbow, is up for election. Turnbow has said she plans to re-file for the seat. See the Board Boundaries
The Garfield County Election Board is located at 903 Failing. The office is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The election is scheduled for February 12. If no candidate receives more than 50% of votes cast, then a run-off election will be held April 2.
Qualifications for the position include:
Once elected, members of the Board of Education are required to complete – within 15 months of election – at least 12 hours of instruction on education issues, including school finance, Oklahoma education laws and school board-related ethics, duties and responsibilities.
Those interested in filing are encouraged to contact Dr. Sam Robinson, EPS Chief Financial Officer, by calling (580) 366-7000 or visiting 500 S. Independence. Information packets are available.