Boise, ID -- 05/10/2022 -- Election information regarding the 2022 Trustee Election of the Boise School Board is now available on the Boise School District's 2022 Trustee Election website.
 
The Trustee Election will be held Tuesday, September 6, 2022. The Trustee Election will consist of four separate Trustee races:
 
  • Race #1 is for two 6 year term seats currently occupied by Beth Oppenheimer and Dave Wagers.
  • Race #2 is for one 4 year term seat currently occupied by Andy Hawes.
  • Race #3 is for one 2 year term currently occupied by Elizabeth Langley.
  • Race #4 is for one 2 year term currently occupied by Steve Schmidt.

 

Applications for candidacy to the Board of Trustees will be available beginning at 8 a.m. Monday, June 13, 2022 in the Clerk of the Board's office, 8169 W. Victory Rd., Boise, ID, or on the District's 2022 Trustee Election website.
 
Interested patrons must complete and return a Declaration of Candidacy form to the Boise School District's Clerk of the Board office at 8169 W. Victory Rd., Boise, ID 83709 on or before 5:00 p.m. on Friday, July 8, 2022.
 
Absentee Ballot Request Forms Now Available
Absentee Ballot request forms for the Tuesday, September 6, 2022 Boise School Board Trustee Election will be available starting Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at the Boise School District Services Center, 8169 W. Victory Rd., Boise, ID 83709 or on the District's 2022 Trustee Election website.
 
Completed Absentee Ballot request forms must be received by the Boise School District by 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 25, 2022. The District will begin mailing Absentee Ballots to voters for the September 6th, 2022 Election on Monday, August 1st, 2022. All completed Absentee Ballots must be returned to the Boise School District Services Center, 8169 W. Victory Road, Boise, ID 83709 by Election Day, September 6th, 2022 at 8:00 p.m.
 
Qualifications of Trustees
To be eligible to run for election, a Board candidate must be at least 18 years of age, a resident and registered voter of the Boise School District, and have no pecuniary interest, either directly or indirectly, in any contract with the District. Before entering upon his/her duties, he/she shall take and subscribe an oath faithfully to perform the duties of his/her trust according to law; and no Trustee shall have any pecuniary interest, either directly or indirectly, in any contract with said District, or in any supplies furnished to or for said District, nor shall any Trustee be surety for the performance of any contract with the said Board or District, or the agent or partner of any contractor with said Board or District, and no action shall be maintained or recovery had against said Board of District upon any contract or obligation in which any Trustee is so interested, but the same shall be void. (Section 3 of Charter).
 
About the Boise School District  
Boise School District (BSD) is a high-performing, nationally recognized public school system comprised of 33 elementary schools, 8 junior high schools, and 5 senior high schools serving more than 23,000 students. Dedicated to creating tomorrow’s leaders, well educated and passionate staff nurture each child through a high quality education helping prepare each student for success in college, career and life. We offer a variety of specialized programs, including free Full-Day Kindergarten, Pre-K, Montessori, Dual Language, Classical, International, Full-Day and Highly Gifted elementary programs, to the Treasure Valley Math and Science Center, Dennis Technical Center, and the state’s preeminent Advanced Placement program.  Additional information can be found at: http://everythingspossible.boiseschools.org/