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School Board Election - May 2, 2020

 

About the Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees consists of seven members elected to serve, without compensation, for overlapping terms of three years each. Elections are conducted in May. While candidates run for specific places, they do represent 7 single member districts specific geographical areas. Following the election, the board elects a president, vice-president and secretary to serve for one-year terms.

The next board of trustee election is scheduled for May 2nd 2020. Places up for election will be place 2, place 4 and place 5. 

The school district and other municipalities will share in the cost.

 

Terms and Election Schedule

Board members shall be elected for three-year terms, with elections conducted annually, as follows:

Districts 1 and 6
The election for single-member districts 1 and 6 shall be held in 2018, 2021, 2024, and in three-year intervals thereafter.

Districts 3 and 7
The election for single-member districts 3 and 7 shall be held in 2019, 2022, 2025, and in three-year intervals thereafter.

Districts 2, 4, and 5
The election for single-member districts 2, 4, and 5 shall be held in 2020, 2023, 2026, and in three-year intervals thereafter.

 

Application Process

  • Candidate filing period to file application for place on the ballot is: Wednesday, January 15, 2020 to Friday, February 14, 2020 – 
    Monday through Thursday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. or Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. 
  • All applications filed are public records and open to inspection upon request.
  • Completed forms must be filed in the Elaine Ballard Administration Building at 1920 Clarksville Street, Paris, Texas 75460.

 

Candidate’s Guide to Primary and General Elections

The Texas Election Code designates the Secretary of State as the chief election officer of the State of Texas. In order to provide information on the electoral process to all Texans, his office has prepared this guide in the expectation that increased information will result in increased participation.

Click here to access information.

 

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Policy BBA (LEGAL)


Election Highlights

First day to file for place on the ballot: January 15, 2020

Last day to file for place on the ballot: February 14, 2020

Early voting begins: Monday April 20, 2020

Last day of early voting: Tuesday April 28, 2020

Election Date: May 2, 2020

Polling Location: Lamar county Court House Annex – 231 Lamar Avenue, Paris, Texas 75460

 

Contact

Tammy Harrel
Administrative Assistant to Superintendent/Board
Paris ISD
(903)737-7479
Fax (903)737-7484

 

 

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Paris ISD
1920 Clarksville St
Paris, Texas 75460
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Phone: 903-737-7473
Fax: 903-737-7484

Quick Tip Information

Quick Tip is a support system that allows students to communicate with school administrators. While the district already has many programs to help students deal with challenges such as bullying behaviors, stress, peer pressure, and family problems, Quick Tip helps break the code of silence often experienced by students because it allows them to report concerns to administrators anonymously.

Submit from App
SchoolMessenger Quick Tip app is available for both iOS (iTunes App Store) and Android devices (Google Play). Download SchoolMessenger Quick Tip App. When launching the app for the first time, you will be prompted to enter the school district code. The school district code is paristx.

IMPORTANT NOTE: This is not a crisis line. In cases of emergency, the site will direct students to call 911!

Opt-in for District & Campus Text Messages

Step 1: Your cell phone number must be on file at your child’s school.

Step 2: Text “YES” to 67587

For help information, text “HELP” to 67587.

To opt-out at any time, text “STOP” to 67587.

Message & data rates may apply.

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