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School Board Vacancy

The Hinckley-Big Rock CUSD 429 School Board is looking for residents from Afton, Big Rock, Little Rock, Pierce, or Sugar Grove Townships who are interested in filling the current vacant school board seat.  The appointment to fill the seat is for a 2-year term which will run through April of 2021.

Any candidate interested in serving on the Board of Education must be a citizen of the United States, at least 18 years old, a registered voter, a resident of the State of Illinois, a resident in the district boundaries of Hinckley-Big Rock CUSD 429, and must have been a resident of either Afton, Big Rock, Little Rock, Pierce, or Sugar Grove township for at least one year prior to their appointment to the Board.

If you are interested in sharing your time and talents, have an interest in preserving and improving the quality of our schools for our current and future students and a desire to serve your community,  please mail or e-mail your letter of interest by May 3, 2019,  to:

Dr. Travis McGuire

Hinckley-Big Rock CUSD #429

700 East Lincoln Highway

Hinckley, IL  60520


If you have any questions regarding Board service, please contact Eric Wackerlin, School Board President, at or 815-739-8794.