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Board Vacancy


The Fremont District 79 Board of Education is seeking applications from persons interested in filling a vacancy on the Fremont Board of Education. Mrs. Michele Kreis announced her resignation from the board November 28, 2016, due to her relocating from the Fremont school area.

The remaining members of the board will select Mrs. Kreis’ replacement through an application/interview process.  The successful applicant will serve until Mrs. Kreis’ remaining term of office expires on April 4, 2017.  Application packets are available in the Fremont School District 79 Office, 28855 North Fremont Center Road, during regular business hours Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

To be eligible to serve, a school board member must be, a citizen of the United States, at least 18 years old, a registered voter, a resident of the State of Illinois and live in the school district for at least one year immediately preceding the appointment.  Questions may be directed to Andrea Hesse at  847-566-0169, or email her at The deadline to apply is Friday, Dec. 9.