School Board Election Information

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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. 

Interested in running for the school board?
Please attend an Information Session on Thursday June 18th 6-7:30PM in the Jim Hester Board Room at the Achievement Service Center, 1606 Brady St. This session is sponsored by the Davenport School Board.
Topics will include: 

  • Board of Education roles, responsibilities and expectations
  • How to complete and file nomination papers 
  • Question and answer session-Directors Ken Krumwiede and Nikki DeFauw will be on hand to answer your questions.  
  • Please RSVP to correthersm@davenportschools.org by Monday, June 15th.
    Click for more info Information Session Flyer

Important Dates for Filing Nomination Papers:
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 30, 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;  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]  

If you need paper copies of the candidate guide and nomination papers they are available at the Achievement Service Center, 1606 Brady Street. Please ask for Mary Correthers or Brenda Thie when you come in the building.  

Also, check out the following Webinar hosted by the Iowa Association of School Boards scheduled for June 22nd at 6PM  “10 Tips for the School Board Candidate.”  Register by visiting the following link: http://www.ia-sb.org