Hopewell Valley Regional School District

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School Board Election Information

School Board Election Information  

2017 Election News

The following terms will be open on the Hopewell Valley Regional Board of Education at the November 7, 2017 Annual School Election:
  • Hopewell Township - (3) Three-Year Terms
 
The legal requirements to become a member of the Board of Education are as follows:
  • He/she is a citizen of the United States of America.
  • He/she must be at least 18 years of age to qualify for office.
  • He/she is a registered voter in the district.
  • He/she must be able to read and write.
  • He/she has been a resident of Hopewell Township or Hopewell Borough for at least one (1) year preceding the date of the election.
  • He/she must not be directly/indirectly interested in any contract with or claim against the Board.
  • He/she is not disqualified as a voter pursuant to N.J.S.A. 19:4-1.
 
State law requires that all school-board nominating petitions for the November election must be delivered to the Mercer County Clerk by 4:00 pm on July 31, 2017, even though the clerk's operating hours extend past that time. School-board nominating petitions for the November election cannot be returned to the local school district office.
 

Location: Mercer County Clerk's Office Election Division, 209 S. Broad St., 2nd Floor, Room 202,

Trenton, NJ 08608

Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Contact information: (609) 989-6494 or 6495

          http://www.mercercounty.org/government/county-clerk
 
Nominating petitions are available for pickup at the Business Office of the Hopewell Valley Regional School District or through the Office of the Mercer County Clerk.