Are you or someone you know interested in serving our school district as a board member?

The Hudson City School District Board of Education will have two (2) open seats on the 2020-2021 budget ballot as the terms of current members Carrie Otty and Sage Carter are set to expire. Each elected seat is a three-year, non-paid term ending on June 30, 2023.

Click here more information about what school boards do. Interested candidates are encouraged to attend upcoming Board meetings to see the process.

Nominating Petitions

Nominating petitions are available starting February 3, 2020 for anyone interested in serving the district as a school board member. To get a nominating petition, please contact Leslie Coons, Clerk of the Board, at 518-828-4360 ext. 2100, or by email at

Completed nominating petitions are due back to the board clerk in the District Office by Wednesday, April 29, 2020 at 4 p.m.


To be a member of the HCSD Board of Education, the following requirements must be met:

  • Must have a primary residence within the Hudson City School District
  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Must be a registered voter
  • Must obtain at least 100 signatures on the nominating petition (supporters who sign the petition must also be residents in the school district)