Anyone who meets the requirements may file as a candidate for membership on the Lockwood R-1 Public School Board of Education.  The requirements are:  must be 24 years of age, a citizen of the United States, a resident taxpayer of the Lockwood R-1 School District and must have resided in the state of Missouri for (1) year preceding the election.  Candidates must also be current on state and local taxes; have not been found guilty of or pled guilty to a felony under Missouri or federal law; are not registered or required to register as a sex offender; and have filed required campaign documents for all previous campaigns, if any.   Elected board members serve a three year term. 

Filing may be done with the Secretary to the Superintendent on any school day between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. in the office of the superintendent.  The office will be closed for the holidays Monday, December 21, 2020 and reopen Wednesday, January 6, 2021.

The opening filing date is Tuesday, December 15, 2020.  The last day to file will be Tuesday, January 19, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.  Board members whose terms expire are Robbie Patterson and Willie Stefan.

Candidates who are elected must take the minimum hours of training required by the state.