Except for a member appointed to fill a vacancy until the next regular school election, all elections of members of the Board of Education shall be held on the third Tuesday in May, unless this date conflicts with religious observances on that day, in which case it shall be held on the second Tuesday in May. The polls shall be open for those hours designated by the district.
The candidates who receive a plurality of the votes cast respectively for the several offices are to be declared elected.
In an election where one or several vacancies are caused by resignation creating unexpired terms, the vacancies are to be filled by candidates who receive a plurality of votes cast, after the full term vacancies are filled.
Education Law §§2012; 2013; 2014; 2018; 2018-a; 2019-a; 2031; 2034; 2035