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The Board of Education is seeking a candidate to fill an open seat.

Please follow this link to fill out the on-line application for this opening.  

Applications are being accepted until filled.

Board of Education On-Line Application

School Board Election

There will be three 4-year seats and one 2-year seat to be filled in the April 6, 2021 Consolidated Election.  If you are planning on running for School Board - all paperwork is handled by the Peoria County Election Commission office.  For more information all candidates should call (309) 324-2300 or visit the Peoria County Election Commission office at:  4422 Brandywine Drive, Suite 1, In Peoria.  Their office hours are 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. 

Click here to visit the Illinois Association of School Boards website for important information regarding running for school board.

Student Board Member


Board Members

Board of Education Group Email:  boe@dist265.com
Board Member Position Term Expiration

Open Position



BJ Oldfield boldfield@dist265.com

Vice President 2021

Open Position


Kelly Brewer kbrewer@dist265.com

Assistant Secretary 2021 

Kay Faralli kfaralli@dist265.com

Board Member 2023

Travis Mahr tmahr@dist265.com

Board Member 2023

Alex Slack aslack@dist265.com

Board Member 2023