What qualifications are required to run for School Committee?
You must be a registered voter in Falmouth and cannot be an employee of the school district. You do not need to have children in the Falmouth Public schools to sit on the School Committee. Candidates who wish to run for office can obtain nomination papers from the Town Clerk's office in Town Hall. In order to appear on the ballot, a candidate must collect the requisite number of signatures from registered voters and return the signatures to Town Hall before the submission deadline. Details can be found at the Town Clerks' office. New school committee members must submit to a background CORI check.