1702 N. Main St.
Davenport, IA
563-445-5000

School Board Election Information

2019 SCHOOL BOARD ELECTION INFORMATION

ARE YOU OR SOMEONE YOU KNOW INTERESTED IN RUNNING FOR THE SCHOOL BOARD? 

PLEASE ATTEND OR SEND A FRIEND TO THE FOLLOWING:

INFORMATION SESSION/WORKSHOP 

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 28th
@ 6-7:30pm,
Achievement Service Center
1702 N. Main Street
Davenport, IA 52803
Jim Hester Board Room (second floor) 
1702 Main Street, Davenport 

Topics Covered: 

  • Board of Education Roles, Responsibilities & Expectations
  • Ethics and Campaign Disclosure
  • Completing and Filing Nomination Papers
  • Candidate Education Opportunities and Resources
    RSVP Requested: Call (563) 336-7431 or email Mary Correthers @ correthersm@davenportschools.org

Nomination Papers and Candidates Guide to the School Elections are now available for pick up from Board Secretary, Mary Correthers at the Achievement Service Center, 1702 Main Street, Davenport, Room 204D (Second Floor). These forms are also available to download from the Scott County Auditor’s Office by clicking this link:  School_Elections_Candidate_Information

First day to file official nomination papers:  August 26, 2019 is first day to file nomination papers with Board Secretary, Mary Correthers, Achievement Service Center, 1702 Main Street, Davenport, 2nd Floor, Room 204D. 

Last Day to File Nomination Papers: September 19, 2019. 

Withdrawal Deadline: September 24, 2019 is last day candidates may withdrawal and this is also deadline to file objections. 

School Board Election Day: Tuesday, November 5, 2019 (House File 566 has changed election requirements. It was previously in September and will now be combined with city elections)

There will be four (4) Offices Open for 2019 Election: Board Members serve (4) year terms. The following board member’s term will be expiring in 2019:Ralph Johanson, Linda Hayes, Dan Gosa and Julie DeSalvo

Additional Information

The Davenport School Board is a member of the Iowa Association of School Boards and they have great resources and information for those interested in running for school board.  Please click link below for more information:

https://Become_a_Board_Member/School_Board_Elections.aspx

Please contact the Board Secretary, Mary Correthers at 563-336-7431 or correthersm@davenportschools.org  for questions or additional information.