• Board of Trustees
    May 2019 General Election Update



    The Wolfe City Independent School District will conduct a Board of Trustee election on May 4, 2019 to elect two (3) full-term (3 years) Board of Trustee members.

    Full term seats up for election are: Ola Owens, David Caldwell, and Julie Cupp.

     

    Dates to Remember

    • Wednesday, Jan. 16: First day to file application for a place on the ballot
    • Friday, Feb. 15: Deadline to order the May general election and last day to file an application for a place on the ballot
    • Tuesday, Feb. 19: Deadline to file declaration of write-in candidacy
    • Thursday, April 4: Last day to register to vote or make a change of address effective for the May election
    • Thursday, April 4 – Monday, April 15: Notice of Election is published
    • Monday, April 22 – Tuesday, April 30: Early Voting
    • Saturday, May 4: Election Day
  • What is a Board of Trustees Election?

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    The Wolfe City ISD Board of Trustees consists of seven members serving terms of three years, with an election held annually. One-third of the terms, or as close to one-third as possible, expires each year. The body of state and local policy that pertains most directly to the Board of Trustees consists of 24 sections. For complete access to those governing policies, please click here.

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  • Who is eligible for candidacy?

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    • A United States citizen;
    • A qualified registered voter in the district;
    • At least 18 years of age;
    • Have not been determined mentally incompetent by a final judgment of a court;
    • Have not been finally convicted of a felony from which the person has not been pardoned or otherwise released from the resulting disabilities;
    • A resident of the district for six months and resident of the state for 12 months before the filing deadline; and
    • Satisfy any other eligibility requirements prescribed by law for the office.
    • Trustees must retain all qualifications while in office.

     

    For further information, please visit our Wolfe City ISD Board Policy 

    (See Texas Election Code Title 9 Sec. 141.001 & Texas Education Code Sec. 11.061)

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  • Where can I find additional election information and resources?

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    • For answers to questions on financial reporting or ethics, you may contact the Texas Ethics Commission at 1-800-325-8506 or visit their website at www.ethics.state.tx.us.
    • Information regarding elections can be found on the Secretary of State’s website at www.sos.state.tx.us.
    • For local assistance, please contact Nancy Sanders at 903.496.7333 or sandersn@wcisd.net
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  • How do I register to Vote?

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    Hunt County Voter Registration: Click Here 

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