Perry Township Schools Board of Education is looking for a candidate to fill resigning member Scott Heller’s term, ending December 31, 2024.

Candidates for school board office must have resided in Perry Township for at least one (1) year (IC 3-8-1-34). Candidates must be at least twenty-one (21) years of age (IC 20-26-4-9). Property ownership may not be a qualification for serving as a member of a governing body (IC 20-26-4-10). An individual who is employed as a teacher or as a non-certificated employee of the school corporation may not be a member of the governing body of the school corporation (IC 20-26-4-11).

Interested candidates must submit a letter of interest and resume conveying why they would like to serve on the board. Please email materials to or mail to Perry Township Schools, 6548 Orinoco Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46227, Attention: Mr. Patrick Mapes. The Board will select and vote on the candidate to fill the open seat.

Resumes and cover letters are due Friday, April 21, 2023, by noon. Candidates selected for consideration will be interviewed by the Board in a public meeting. Appointment of the position will take place in June, 2023.