Oak Creek-Franklin Joint School District
Notice of School Board Vacancy
District News

The Clerk of the Oak Creek-Franklin Board of Education hereby provides notice that Board Member Jeff Gassenhuber has submitted a letter of resignation on October 7, 2019 and in accordance with Board  Policy 133, “...any qualified elector of the District who is eligible to fill the specific vacancy may contact the District [Office at 7630 South 10th Street, Oak Creek WI, 53154 or j.bebeau@ocfsd.org] to submit a letter of application and a sworn declaration of eligibility to express an interest in being appointed.” 

The deadline to submit a letter of application and sworn declaration of eligibility is Friday, November 15, 2019 at 4:30 p.m.  Documents must be submitted to the Clerk of the Board via the District Office at the address listed above during regular business hours which are 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  Tentatively, interviews of applicants shall be held on Monday, November 18, 2019, at a time to be determined based upon the number of applicants.  Applicants will be contacted, but please check the legal notices on the district website to confirm this date which is subject to change. The Board anticipates filling this vacancy no later than November 25, 2019. 

The selected applicant will serve until the spring election held in April of 2020.  In the Spring of 2020, whoever is elected to this seat will serve the balance of the vacated term, through April 2021. The seat will be open again in the following election cycle.  For more information please contact Jill Bebeau at j.bebeau@ocfsd.org or 414-768-5886.

Amy Mlot, Clerk of the Oak Creek-Franklin Board of Education