2019 Board of Trustees Election

election Election Information

The River Road ISD Board of Trustees consist of seven trustees who serve four-year terms, with elections conducted biennially.  General election of Board members shall be on the May uniform election date.  The candidates receiving the highest number of votes for the number of positions with expiring terms shall be elected. 

According to the Texas Education Code and the Texas Election Code, mandatory joint elections are required for school district trustee elections. Board elections are held on the same date as the election for members of the governing body of a municipality located within the school district.

Becoming a School Board Member:

  • Be a United States Citizen
  • Be 18 years of age or older
  • Not be mentally incapacitated (as defined in policy)
  • Have not been convicted of a felony
  • Be a resident of Texas and the district for a specified period of time (see policy)
  • Be a registered voter from the territory of the office sought

See Board Policy BBA Legal for details on the above qualifications and other specific requirements


Important 2019 Election Dates

Notice of Deadline to file Application for Place on Ballot

Order for Election

Notice of Drawing for Place on Ballot

Public Notice of Test

Beginning Wednesday, January 16, 2019 candidates may pick up an Application for Place on the Ballot.  The completed application must be returned no later than 5:00 p.m. on Friday, February 15, 2019.

Quick links:

Potter County Election Page

Voter Registration Form