Mountain Lakes Board of Education Seeking Applicants to Fill Empty Seat


MOUNTAIN LAKES —  The Mountain Lakes Board of Education is seeking applicants to fill an empty seat on the Board of Education.  Interested citizens are required to submit a resume and/or letter of interest to Mr. Ron Smith, Interim Board Secretary/ Interim Business Administrator, 400 Boulevard, Mountain Lakes, NJ 07046 or at stating their desire to serve on the board and their ability to handle the position. Submissions must be received by 3:00 p.m. on Friday, July 12, 2019.

 Legal requirements for becoming a member of a local board of education are:

  • a citizen of the United States of America
  • at least 18 (eighteen) years of age to qualify for office
  • able to read and write
  • a resident of the municipality from which he/she is to be elected for at least one year preceding the date of the election
  • not disqualified as a voter pursuant to N.J.S.A. 19:4-1
  • not disqualified from membership for the conviction of crimes pursuant to N.J.S.A. 18A:12-1**
  • a registered voter in the district

The term of this appointment expires on December 31, 2019.  For a candidate kit and a comprehensive overview, please visit

For more information, please call the Board of Education Office at (973) 334-8280.