School Board Election Forms

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    There are two seats up for election on the Kettle Moraine School District school board on April 2, 2019. 

    THE DEADLINE TO FILE PAPERS TO RUN FOR A THREE-YEAR TERM ON THE
    KETTLE MORAINE SCHOOL BOARD IS WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 2, 2019 at 5:00 PM 

    Candidates for the Kettle Moraine School Board must file a Campaign Registration Statement and a Declaration of CandidacyCompleted forms may be: 

    1. Personally filed with the school district clerk or the deputy clerk in the Office of the Superintendent, c/o Kettle Moraine School District, 563 A. J. Allen Circle, Wales, WI  53183, during normal business hours, prior to the 5:00 PM deadline on Wednesday, January 2, 2019.

    2. Mailed to the School Board Clerk, c/o Kettle Moraine School District, 563 A. J. Allen Circle, Wales, WI  53183. Completed forms must arrive at the district office prior to the 5:00 PM deadline onWednesday, January 2, 2019.

     

    The spring election will be held on Tuesday, April 2, 2019. Initial school board candidate packets for the 2019 Spring Election are available at the Kettle Moraine District Office.

     

    An elector desiring to be a candidate for a Board of Education position must file a sworn Declaration of Candidacy (EL-162sd) and a Campaign Registration Statement (CF-1) with the filing officer (school district clerk or designee), in the Office of the Superintendent at the Kettle Moraine District Office, 563 A. J. Allen Circle, Wales, WI 53183, between the hours of 7:30 AM and 4:00 PM Monday through Friday, except holidays and holiday-observance days.  Wis. Stats. Sec. 6.02 defines a qualified elector as: “A U.S. citizen, 18 years of age or older, who has resided in the election district for at least 28 days before any election at which he or she offers to vote.” Wis. Stats. Sec. 120.06(2)(a):  “School board members shall be electors of the school district …”

     

    Election laws mandate that all forms, whether mailed or personally delivered, must arrive at the Kettle Moraine District Office prior to the 5:00 PM deadline on Wednesday, January 2, 2019PLEASE NOTE:  The district office will be closed December 24th – January 1st.

     

    IF DELIVERING IN PERSON:  Forms should be personally delivered to the filing officer in the Office of the Superintendent no later than 5:00 PM on Wednesday, January 2, 2019. Deliver to: School Board Clerk, c/o KM District Office, 563 A. J. Allen Circle, Wales, WI 53183.                   

     

    IF MAILING:  Allow sufficient time for forms to arrive at our office. If mailing with a postmark date of January 2nd, a faxed copy must also be received by the filing officer prior to the filing deadline (5:00 PM on January 2, 2019.) Mail to: School Board Clerk, c/o KM District Office, 563 A. J. Allen Circle, Wales, WI 53183.

     

    IF FAXING:  Faxed forms will be accepted if (1) it is received by the filing officer (school board clerk or designee) no later than the filing deadline AND (2) the signed original Declaration of Candidacy is received by the filing officer with a postmark no later than the filing deadline.  Fax to 262-968-6390, Attn: School Board Clerk.   

     

    It is the candidate’s responsibility to understand the rules and regulations regarding the election and campaigning. General resources to assist you are provided below: 

                                                                                                                                               

    Wisconsin Elections Commission website 
    (https://elections.wi.gov)
    (608)266-8005

     

    Wisconsin Ethics Commission website
    (www.ethics.wi.gov)
    (608)266-8123

     

    Wisconsin Association of School Boards Website 
    (www.wasb.org)
    (608)257-2622


    Campaign Finance Report Filing Deadline Dates (if applicable) – https://ethics.wi.gov/Pages/CampaignFinance/ReportPeriods.aspx