Board Of Trustees Elections

Last Updated: 9/7/2021 3:12 PM

Which positions will be up for election in 2021?

Board of Trustee Election – Pocatello/Chubbuck School District 25

Elections are held for the Pocatello/Chubbuck School District 25 Board of Trustees every two years. The next election will be held on November 2, 2021.

Elections are conducted by the Bannock County Elections Office. If you have questions about the election, please call the Bannock County Elections Office at (208) 236-7333. If you have questions about the roles and responsibilities associated with being an elected Board of Trustee, please call 208-235-3563.

 

Board of Trustees Official Candidate List

 

Below are answers to frequently asked questions.

Which positions will be up for election in 2021?

The trustee positions for Zones 1, 2 and 5 will be up for election. An individual must live in the zone he/she seeks to represent. You may look up what zone you live in using our address look-up tool: https://sd25.maps.arcgis.com/apps/webappviewer/index.html?id=c1cf9768ee97439aa368ce137316f728


How do individuals get on the ballot?

The Declaration of Candidacy filing packet is available at the District Office located at 3115 Pole Line Road or the Bannock County Elections Office at 141 N. 6th Avenue. The filing deadline is Friday, September 3, 2021 by 5:00 p.m. The Write-In candidate filing deadline is Friday, September 10 by 5:00 p.m.

What is required in the declaration of candidacy?

The Idaho Secretary of State's website offers information for potential candidates of special districts election, including school boards.

NOTE: The declaration of candidacy requires five (5) signatures of qualified electors in the zone and a notary public certification.

Who can vote?

Only registered voters who live in the zone may vote.  

When is the election?

The Bannock County Elections Office conducts the election, click here.

How many years are trustee terms of office? 

A trustee serves for four years. The terms for Zones 3 and 4 began in 2019 and end in December 2023. The terms for Zone 1, 2 and 5 began in 2017 and end in December 2021.

Are trustees paid?

No. Serving as a Board of Trustee is a volunteer position.

 

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