Call for Nominations

Call for Nominations for School Board Directors

ACADEMY DISTRICT 20
EL PASO COUNTY, COLORADO


The Board of Education of Academy District 20 in the County of El Paso, State of Colorado, calls for nomination of candidates for school board directors to be placed on the ballot for the regular biennial school election to be held on Tuesday, November 7, 2017.


At this election three directors will be elected for a term of office of four years. To be qualified, a candidate must have been a registered elector and a resident of Academy District 20 for at least twelve consecutive months before the election. A person is ineligible to run for school board director if he or she has been convicted of committing a sexual offense against a child.


A person who desires to be a candidate for school board director shall file a written notice of intention to be a candidate and a nomination petition signed by at least fifty (50) eligible electors who are registered to vote in the regular biennial school board election and who reside within the Academy District 20 boundaries.


Nomination petitions may be obtained at the Education and Administration Center, 1110 Chapel Hills Drive, beginning August 9, 2017, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Completed petitions should be submitted to Katrina Adad, the school district’s Designated Election Official, no later than 4:00 p.m. on September 1, 2017. 


IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the Board of Education of Academy District 20, in the County of El Paso and State of Colorado, has caused this call for nominations to be given this 9th day of August, 2017.


Katrina Adad

Secretary to the Board of Education

Academy School District 20