School Board Election Information

eidelson_teachers

SCHOOL BOARD ELECTION INFORMATION FOR 2015

There will be four open positions on the Davenport School Board this year.
Each position serves a 4 year term. 

IMPORTANT DATES :
Candidate Filing Begins: Monday, July 6, 2015. First day to file nomination papers with Mary Correthers, Board Secretary, at Achievement Service Center, 1606 Brady Street, Davenport, IA 52803.
Candidate Filing Deadline: Thursday, July 31, 2015. Deadline is 5:00PM.  Last day to file nomination papers with Mary Correthers, Board Secretary, at Achievement Service Center, 1606 Brady Street, Davenport, IA 52803. 
Withdrawal Deadline: Tuesday, August 4, 2015
School Board Election Day: Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Click the links below to obtain all the information needed in order to complete and file nomination papers
[Candidate Guide] [Affidavit of Candidacy] [Nomination Petition]   Candidate Guides, Affidavit of Candidancy, and Nomination Petitions will also be available starting July 6, 2015 at the Achievement Service Center, 1606 Brady Street. 

A Pre-Candidate Workshop for those interested in running for the school board will be held in late June or July. Once the date has been selected it will be put on the website.   

Please call Mary Correthers, Board Secretary,  for any questions about the workshop or elections at 563-336-5087 or e-mail to correthersm@davenportschools.org

If you would like to read more about the responsiblities of serving as a School Board Member in Iowa the Iowa Association of School Boards has provided valuable information on this site:
http://www.ia-sb.org/boardelections.aspx