3 school board seats on the ballot

FAIRMONT – Three seats on the Fairmont Area School Board will be on the ballot on Nov. 4.

All seats are for four-year terms, from Jan. 1, 2015, through Dec. 31, 2018.

Seats currently held by Diane Gerhardt, Myron Moeller and Sandy Beckendorf will expire at the end of 2014.

A meeting for potential candidates will be held 6 p.m. July 16 in the Budd Room at Fairmont Elementary School. Available materials will cover the different committees, the role of a school board member and compensation.

The board is responsible for the district’s $16 million annual budget, 250 employees and 1,700 students.

Filings are open July 23 through Aug. 12 at the school district office in the elementary school.