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Become a Trustee

School board trustees are the members of the district school board. They are locally-elected representatives of the public and serve as the community’s advocate for public education.

They must maintain a focus on student achievement and well-being while making decisions that represent the interests of its constituents.

2019 School Board Trustee Election Calendar

  • Important Deadlines to Remember
    • Jan. 1, 2019 - First day to apply by mail for ballot
    • Jan. 16, 2019 - First day to file an application for a place on the ballot
    • Feb. 15, 2019 - Deadline to file application for place on ballot
    • May 4, 2019 - Election Day
    •  View all election calendar important dates
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Before You Run

Apply to Run

The filing period for interested candidates begins Jan. 16, 2019 and ends on Feb. 15, 2019 at 5 p.m. Election Day is Saturday, May 4, 2019.

Candidate Packet (each form must be completed)

  1. Candidate Application PDF document icon
  2. Appointment of a Campaign Treasurer -  Instruction Guide PDF document icon | Form PDF document icon
  3. TEC Fair Campaign Practices - Fair Campaign Practices Act | Form PDF document icon

Submitting Your Application

Candidates may file the application packet using any of the following methods:

  • In Person - MISD Administration Building, 605 East Broad St., Mansfield, TX
  • Email - Julie Moye at JulieMoye@misdmail.org
  • Fax - Julie Moye at 817-473-5382
  • Mail - Mansfield ISD, Attn: Julie Moye, 605 E. Broad St., Mansfield, TX 76063

View current list of candidates

Campaign Finances

Candidates must appoint a campaign treasurer and file all required financial statements in accordance with applicable law and directives under the Texas Ethics Commission (TEC).

Political Advertising

The Texas Election Law requires certain disclosures and notices on political advertising. Make sure your political advertising and campaign communications comply with the law.