Two Board of Education Candidates Withdraw

Two Great Neck Public Schools Board of Education candidates have withdrawn their candidacies for running for the Trustee position currently held by Lawrence Gross. Michael Golden withdrew on Thursday, April 27, and Grant Toch withdrew on Friday, April 28. Mr. Gross is not seeking reelection.

In accordance with New York State Education Law 2018, the Board of Education is now required to reopen the end-date for the filing of nominating petitions until Tuesday, May 9, at 5 p.m. Petitions may be picked up from the Office of the District Clerk, 345 Lakeville Road, on school days, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

The lottery for ballot position for Mr. Gross’ seat will be held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, May 10, in the Office of the District Clerk.

The election for the two Board of Education Trustee positions will be held on Tuesday, May 16, from 7 a.m.–10 p.m., at Baker School and at South High School.

For additional information, phone (516) 441-4020.