• Becoming A School Board Member: Candidate Kit

    NJSBA's Candidate Kit provides vital resources, as downloadable PDFs listed below, as well as links to important websites for anyone considering running for their local school board.  Click here for more information.



    In order to be a candidate on the election ballot, a candidate must file a petition.

    For County and School Board: candidates must obtain and file petitions with the Monmouth County Clerk.  Petitions for county offices must be filed before 4:00 p.m. on the 64th day prior to the Primary Election. Petitions for school board must be filed by 4:00 p.m. the last Monday in July.

    For further information contact:

    Monmouth County Clerk’s Office

    Judith D. Ricci
    300 Halls Mill Road, Freehold NJ 07728