Becoming a School Board Member
Date of Next Election
The next scheduled election for the DSISD Board of Trustees is May 6, 2017, when terms end for Trustees Barbara Stroud and Ron Jones.
Notice of Deadline to File Applications for Place on the Ballot
Candidates for a school board of trustees in Texas must:
- Be a United States Citizen;
- Be 18 years of age or older;
- Not be mentally incapacitated (as defined in policy);
- Have not been convicted of a felony;
- Be a resident of Texas and the district for a specified period of time (see policy); and
- Be a registered voter from the territory of office sought
See Board Policy for details on the above qualifications and other specific requirements.
School Board Candidate Academy
DSISD will host a School Board Candidate Academy for those interested in becoming a School Board member. The Academy will be held Wednesday February 8, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. in the Board Room.
School Board Candidate Filing Information
- For more information visit these web sites: