Bellefonte Area School Board needs to fill two vacancies

The Bellefonte Area School District board of directors is looking for two individuals to fill vacancies on the board.

The appointments will last until the first Monday in December. However, to remain on the board beyond December it is required to seek election.

Applicants seeking election for the four-year term should contact the Office of Elections at the Willowbank Building in Bellefonte to obtain a packet to place his or her name on the ballot, information from the district said.

According to Pennsylvania law, the appointee must be a resident of Pennsylvania, of good moral character, at least 18 years of age, have been a resident of the district for at least one year, and reside within the boundaries of the district prior to the individual’s appointment.

Applicants must submit an application, letter of interest and resume to Michelle Simpson at the district no later than noon Friday.

Candidates will be interviewed and an appointment will be made at the board meeting on Tuesday.