Public Notice – School Board Temporary Vacancy




Milford Board of Education


A vacancy will exist for an At-Large seat on the Milford Board of Education for a temporary term until the conclusion of the 2019-2020 fiscal year. Interested persons shall submit a formal request for consideration of appointment by May 10, 2019 to:


Milford Board of Education

c/o Milford School District

906 Lakeview Avenue

Milford, DE 19963


The Board shall review all applications submitted and appoint a qualified person per 14 Del. C. Ch. 10 § 1054 for a term of one-year. A regular school board election will be held to fill the remainder of the unexpired term in accordance with 14 Del. C. Ch. 10 § 1075.


The Milford School Board is comprised of seven members elected through a District wide vote of the people. Board Members serve five-year terms on a staggered basis and reside in the district. Members annually elect their President and Vice President.


The Milford School Board sets policies and rules that govern the administration of the District. The Board operates according to Delaware laws and Delaware Department of Education regulations and it sets policy only when members meet in official session. The Board appoints the District’s Superintendent, who administers the daily operations of the school system.