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Elections

School Board Election - November 3, 2020


About the Board of Trustees/Terms and Election Schedule

The Board of Trustees consists of seven members elected to serve, without compensation, for overlapping terms of three years each.  Elections are conducted yearly in May and board members are elected by the Pure at Large method. Following each election, the board elects a president, vice president, secretary and assistant secretary to serve for one year terms.

 

Application Process

Candidate filing period to file an application for a place on the ballot is: Wednesday, January 15, 2020 to Friday, February 14, 2020 - Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

All applications filed are public records and open to inspection upon request.

Completed forms must be filed in the Hawkins ISD Administration Building at 179 Hawk Drive, Hawkins, Texas 75765.

 

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

 

Eligibility/Qualifications

Policy BBA (LEGAL)

Policy BBB (LOCAL)

 

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: Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Last day of early voting:  Friday, October 30, 2020

Election Date: November 3, 2020

Early Voting Polling Locations:  Wood County Annex - 200 W. Bermuda Street, Quitman, TX 75783

                                                                 Each Weekday October 13 – 24, 2020 – 8am – 5pm,

                                                                        October 26 – 29, 2020 – 7am – 7pm and October 30, 2020 8am – 5pm 

                                                                 Hawkins Community Center – 301 Lynch St., Hawkins, TX 7576

                                                                 Each Weekday October 13 – 30, 2020 – 8am – 5pm

                                                                 Election Day Polling Locations:  Hawkins Community Center – 301 Lynch St., Hawkins, TX 75765

                                                                 November 3, 2020 – 7am – 7pm

                                                                 Holly Lake Volunteer F. D. – 126 PR 7869, HLR, TX 75765

                                                                 November 3, 2020 – 7am – 7pm

Order of Election – English

Order of Election – Spanish

Notice of Trustee Election

 

Contact:

Tracy Thomas

Administrative Assistant to Superintendent/Board

Hawkins ISD

tracy.thomas@hawkinsisd.org

(903)-769-2181 Option 4