Nominating petition forms for the April 9, 2013 school board election in Evanston School District 65 are now available. Forms may be picked up in the office of the board secretary at 1500 McDaniel Avenue, Evanston on any business day between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.

Four seats on the seven-member board of education will be filled at the April 9 election. Candidates elected will serve four-year terms expiring in April 2017.

A school board candidate’s petition must be filed in the same office no earlier than 8:00 a.m. on Monday, December 17 and no later than 5:00 p.m. Monday, December 24. Precise hours will be posted prior to the filing period.

Candidate’s names will appear on the election ballot in the order in which their nominating papers are received in the secretary’s office.