Interested in becoming a member of the Board of Education?

The Bunker R-3 Board of Education has announced the filing dates for those persons interested in becoming members of the Board of Education. The dates are Tuesday, December 15, 2020 at 8:00 a.m. through January 19, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.  There are two, three-year term positions available. The successful candidates will, by law, be required to complete 18.5 hours of School Board Member Training.


All candidates will be required to file a Form 5120 with the Missouri Department of Revenue prior to filing. The original will need to be notarized to send to the Missouri Department of Revenue and a copy should be presented when filing. Form 5120 can be picked up in the superintendent’s office or online at


Interested candidates may sign up at the Highschool office during regular office hours, 8:00 a.m. through 3:00 p.m., Monday through Friday with exception of December 21, through January 4, 2021 at which time the office will be closed for Christmas Break, and filing will not occur on days that the school district’s central offices are closed due to inclement weather. The office will stay open on January 19, 2021 until 5:00 p.m. The election will be held on Tuesday, April 6, 2021.