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Interested in Running for the Board of Education?

This year, there are two Rush-Henrietta Board of Education seats up for election on May 21, 2019. If you are interested in running for one of the seats, please contact Karen Flanigan, school district clerk, for questions or to pick up a petition. She can be reached at 585-359-5010 or kflanigan@rhnet.org. Petitions must be filed with the school district clerk prior to 5 p.m. Monday, April 22, at the Parker Administration Building, 2034 Lehigh Station Road, Henrietta.

The term for the Board seats will be July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2022.

The Monroe County School Boards Association offers a seminar for potential school board candidates to help answer some questions you may have. The seminar will be held on Saturday, March 23 from 8 - 11 a.m. at the DoubleTree Hotel at 1111 Jefferson Road. There is a $20 fee and registration is required. Details may be found here.

You can find out more about school board member qualifications and requirements by clicking here.

You may also click here for information provided by the New York State School Boards Association (NYSSBA) on "The School Board Member Experience."

The District Parent Advisory Council (DPAC) Candidates Night is scheduled for Thursday, April 25 at 7 p.m. at the Parker Administration Building, 2034 Lehigh Station Road, Henrietta.