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Bentonville School District is the only district in Benton County on the fall school board election calendar. This year, only one of the seven school board seats will be up for election on Nov. 5th. Typically school board terms will be for five years.

Position Qualifications:

  • Must possess the qualifications of an elector (live in the applicable district)

  • Must be a U.S. citizen

  • Must be an Arkansas resident

  • Must be lawfully registered to vote

  • Must not hold any other state or federal office (state-level positions); nor appointed or elected to any other civil office (below state-level positions) upon election

  • Must never have been convicted of embezzlement of public money, bribery, forgery, or other infamous crime

  • The candidate must not be an employee of the school district. 

Filing Requirements:

  • Filing information provided by Benton County

  • Filing dates: noon July 31, 2024 – noon Aug. 7, 2024

  • Filing location: County Clerk’s Office

    • Bentonville – Benton County Admin Bldg, 215 E Central Avenue, Suite 217

    • Rogers – 2111 W Walnut

  • Provide the County Clerk the following:

    • Signed affidavit of candidate eligibility “Political Practices Pledge” 

    • Signature petition for the position (20 registered voters from zone)

      • Signature collection period begins May 9, 2024

Position Available​:

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