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Board of Education


Kristina Maricle - 39 North St., McGraw, NY  C-745-8827 Term Expires: 2019
Vacancy - Term Expires: 2019
Marisa Zogg - 4400 State Route 41, McGraw, NY C-261-0026 Term Expires: 2020
Darrin Osborne - 4704 McGraw North Rd., McGraw, NY C- 423-4445 Term Expires: 2020 
Tony Opera (President) -  4583 Syrian Hill Rd., McGraw  H-836-6935  Term Expires:  2021
Cheryl Kenyon (Vice President)  - 3824 Clinton St. Ext., McGraw, NY  H-836-6976  Term Expires: 2021
Michael Murray - 2581 Phelps Rd., McGraw, NY C-591-9663  Term Expires: 2021

To access the Board of Education Meeting Dates, Agendas, and Minutes click here: Board Docs

Regular Board of Education meetings are held at 6:30 p.m. in the high school library on the first and third (if needed) Thursdays of the month.  Meeting dates are also listed on the District Calendar and on the scrolling website calendar.  In addition, special meetings may be called and are announced in the Cortland Standard, and on the scrolling website calendar.

Guidelines for Public Participation at BOE Meetings.pdf

The McGraw School District Board is comprised of 7 members, each serving a 3-year term. Terms of office begin on July 1 and run through June 30. The election is held on the 3rd Tuesday of May.

Eligibility is as follows:
 - Citizen of the United States
 - 18 years of age
 - a resident within the district for a period of one year preceding the vote
To be nominated, a person must do the following: 
 - get a petition from the Board Clerk or download here: 
 - gather at least 25 signatures of qualified voters
 - return the petition to the Clerk with proof of residency, age, and citizenship

Board Candidate Petitions are due by 5:00 PM on April 22, 2019

Candidate Nomination Packet: 

Running for School Board


Annual Budget Vote/Election: May 21, 2019

Absentee Ballot Application:


 Policy Book Review (monthly)
1. Darrin Osborne
2. Mike Murray
3. Marisa Zogg

Audit/Finance (4x/year)
1. Cheryl Kenyon
2. Tony Opera
3. Darrin Osborne

Communication (summer)
1. Kristina Maricle
2. Mike Murray
3. Marisa Zogg

Health & Safety (every other month)
1. Marisa Zogg

Shared Services 
1. Cheryl Kenyon

Transportation/Facilities/Cafeteria (as needed)
1. Cheryl Kenyon
2. Mike Murray
3. Darrin Osborne

Tech (monthly)
1. Kristina Maricle


New York State School Boards Association 

Audit Committee Charter


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Melinda McCool, Superintendent
10 West Academy Street
McGraw, NY 13101
P: (607)836-3636