Five to Run for Three Seats on Sag Harbor School Board

photo courtesy of John Jermain Memorial Library.
photo courtesy of John Jermain Memorial Library.

The petitions are in and it’s a race for Sag Harbor School Board of Education next month.

Five candidates have submitted petitions for candidacy including incumbents Thomas John Schiavoni and Chris Tice. Stephanie Bitis, James Ding and James Stanford will also run for election to the board.

On Thursday, May 7 at 7 p.m., the Sag Harbor Elementary School PTA and the Pierson Middle High School PTSA will host the Board of Education “Meet the Candidates” Night, moderating by The Sag Harbor Express. All candidates seeking office will introduce themselves to the community and answer audience questions; food and beverages will be provided.

The budget vote and trustee election will be held on Tuesday, May 19.