Rockwood residents may file their candidacy at the school district's Administrative Center, located at 111 E. North St. in Eureka. Candidates may file Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., except for Dec. 23 and Dec. 26, when offices are closed for the holiday, and on any day the offices are closed due to inclement weather or any other emergency. Offices will be open for candidate filing from 2-5 p.m. on Dec. 27.
When filing, the applicant will complete a written declaration of candidacy. Interested candidates may pick up an information packet from Rockwood's administrative offices.
Candidates must be citizens of the United States, residents of the Rockwood School District, residents of Missouri for at least one year preceding the election and at least 24 years of age.
Three director positions on the Rockwood School Board will be decided on the April 4 ballot for three-year terms. For more information, please contact the Rockwood superintendent's office at (636) 733-2005.
Filing Opens Dec. 6 for Three Seats on SSD Board of Education
In addition, candidate filing for three open seats on the Special School District (SSD) Board of Education opens at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2022, and continues until 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2022.
The three open seats are for three-year terms beginning in March 2023 in the following subdistricts:
Subdistrict 1 – Hazelwood, Maplewood-Richmond Heights, and Jennings school districts
Subdistrict 2 – Affton, Bayless, Hancock Place, and Mehlville school districts
Subdistrict 7 – Clayton and Rockwood school districts