Jefferson County Board of Education District 1 Application Process

The Jefferson County Board of Education (Board) is seeking applications for appointment to fill a vacancy on the Board representing District One (1), a seat formerly held by Diane Porter.

Details of regarding the process for filling the vacancy, the term of office, eligibility criteria, and Board member responsibilities, are to be found in the Public Notice document provided on this webpage below.

Please submit the following:

  • Board Vacancy Application Form
  • Residence and Voter Registration for School Board Vacancy Form
    This form must be certified and signed by a representative of the Jefferson County Clerk鈥檚 Office. Please present this form in person, with picture ID, to the Election Center- Jefferson County Clerk鈥檚 Office, 1000 East Liberty Street, Louisville Kentucky 40204. Phone: 502-574-6100. E-mail:
  • Transcript evidencing completion of the twelfth grade or the results of a twelfth-grade equivalency exam (GED)
    皇家华人 graduates may request their transcripts at .
    Note: Due to FERPA, the federal privacy law governing educational records, 皇家华人 cannot access transcripts of a graduate without consent).

Application documents must be received by 4:30 p.m. on November 28, 2023 to General Counsel, Jefferson County Board of Education, ATTN: Board Vacancy, VanHoose Education Center, 3332 Newburg Road, Louisville, KY 40218, or sent by email to

Applicants may be asked to complete an additional questionnaire regarding board governance.

Applications and related materials are also available at the 皇家华人 Superintendent's Office, VanHoose Education Center, 3332 Newburg Road, Louisville, KY 40218.

Kentucky statutes regarding local boards of education are KRS 160.160 through KRS 160.348. These statutes can be accessed on the Legislative Research Commission website at:

Public Notice - JCBOE Vacancy