The Raymore-Peculiar R-II School District will accept Declaration of Candidacy from any qualified person interested in running for a position on the School Board in the April 4, 2023, election. Persons interested may file with the Secretary to the Board of Education at the school district’s offices located at 21005 S. School Road, Peculiar, MO 64078. Qualified applicants for the board may file for office during regular business hours in the school district’s offices beginning at 8 a.m. Dec. 6, 2022. Filing will end at 5 p.m. Dec. 27, 2022. In between, candidates may file by appointment by contacting Board Secretary Pam Steele at 816-892-1311 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Except for the first and last day of filing, filing will not occur on days that the school district's offices are closed due to inclement weather or other reasons. Filing will also not occur when the offices are closed on Dec. 26, 2022.
There are three (3) positions available with three-year terms. Board members whose terms expire in 2023 are Paul Coffman, Ruth Johnson and Kim York.
Placement on the Ballot
Order of filing will determine the placement on the ballot. This is in accordance with Board Policy 0320.