School election: Claremont voters approve budget, elect 3 to board

Published: 03-17-2023 11:51 PM

CLAREMONT — Voters elected Frank Sprague and Arlene Hawkins to three-year terms on the Claremont School Board on Tuesday.

Sprague received 515 votes and Hawkins received 417. Nicholas Stone was third with 408 votes. Jennifer Gallagher bested Michael Petrin for a one-year term on the board.

Voters also approved the school district’s $38.35 million operating budget, 519 to 262. The budget is up from $36.9 million last year.

Elected officials:

Number of voters: 803

Number on checklist: 6,232

Moderator: Tracy Pope

Clerk: vacant

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Treasurer: Jane Hunter

School Board (three years): Frank Sprague

School Board (three years): Arlene Hawkins

School Board (one year): Jennifer Gallagher