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Your moment of truth




Election day represents the culmination of a months-long campaign journey. Whether you win or lose the election, you have most likely met many new people in your community and developed a better understanding of issues facing your school district.

Most school board elections are held on the third Tuesday in May. Sixty-four percent of school districts hold "at large" elections, where the candidate with the highest number of votes is entitled to the term with the longest length. In the remaining districts, candidates run for specific vacancies on the board. School board members typically serve terms of three-, four- or five-years.

If you are elected, you will take office when the incumbent’s term expires, most likely on July 1, or immediately after the election if the seat was already vacant.




Your moment of truth




Most school board elections are held on the third Tuesday in May.

Two-thirds of school districts hold "at large" elections; the candidate with the highest number of votes wins the longest term.

In the other districts, candidates run for specific vacancies. Terms are typically three-, four- or five-years.

If you are elected, you will take office when the incumbent’s term expires, most likely on July 1, or immediately after the election if the seat was already vacant.