There is a vacancy on the Arcanum-Butler Local Schools Board of Education effective December 14, 2017, due to the resignation of board member Tracy Fout. This position is open immediately and the remaining Arcanum-Butler Board members are required to appoint a replacement within 30 days.
The Board of Education is seeking applicants to fill the vacated term through December 31, 2019. If the appointed candidate wishes to continue service on the school board, he/she will stand for election in the November 2019 general election.
Citizens interested in being considered for appointment to the Arcanum-Butler Board of Education can pick up an application at the Board of Education Office or find an application by following the link below. According to the Ohio School Boards Association, people serving on school boards in Ohio must be at least 18 years old, district residents, and registered voters.
The Board will review all applications and appoint a replacement at the January 11, 2018 regular board meeting.
The Board of Education and its Administration would like to thank Mr. Fout for his service to the Arcanum-Butler Local School district. Mr. Fout had served on the Board since 2010 with several of those years as the Board Vice-President. During his tenure, he played an active role in the building remediation project and the return of FFA to Arcanum.