A Board of Education Member representing District 3 since 2008, Mrs. Carol Helmus did not seek re-election this fall. The district is grateful for her many years of service and wishes her the best as she pursues other endeavors.
There were no candidates for this open seat on the November 3, 2020 ballot, and per state statute, the Board of Education will immediately begin the application process to select a replacement member. This position is open to any individual over the age of 21 who resides within the boundaries of District 3. If an MSD of Lawrence Township employee is selected for the position, they must resign prior to serving on the Board.
Click here to view the MSD of Lawrence Township school board boundary map.
Click here to read about the board appointment process.
Interested candidates must apply by noon on December 2, 2020. Candidates can obtain a paper application at the front desk at the Lawrence Education & Community Center,
Click here to complete and submit an online application.
District 3 Board Candidate Timeline:
November 9, 2020 - Application Materials Posted
December 2, 2020 - Applications Close
December 4, 2020 - Interview Candidates are Notified
December 10, 2020 - Public Interivew of Candidates
December 14, 2020 - Candidate Notified
January 11, 2021 - Approval of Candidate Appointment at Board Meeting
January 15, 2021 - Board Orientation
January 25, 2021 - Seat Board Candidate into Office