Board of Trustees Election
The next Board of Trustees Election will be Tuesday, November 8, 2022. Three positions will be up for election. The first day to apply for a place on the ballot is Saturday, July 23, 2022 and the last day to apply is Monday August 22, 2022, 5:00 p.m. The polling locations for Election Day for Jim Wells County Precinct 4 and Duval County Precinct 3 will be at Premont Collegiate High School, 400 S. Elaine, Premont, Texas 78375 and Jim Wells County Precinct 11 will be at the Premont Public Library, 115 S. Agnes, Premont, Texas 78375.
Board of Trustees Information
The Premont ISD Board of Trustees consists of seven members elected to serve, without compensation, for four year terms and represent the entire school district. Elections are held in November of even numbered years. All Premont ISD residents who meet eligibility requirements as specified in Texas Election Code 141.001, Board Policy BBA (Legal), BBBA (Legal), and BBB (Local) and Texas Education Code 11.061 and 11.002 may run for a position. Three trustees positions will be up for election on November 8, 2022. Eligible residents, residing within district boundaries in Jim Wells County Precincts 4 and 11 and Duval County Precinct 3, considering running for school board can access a free online training course through the Texas Association of School Boards (TASB) which explains the roles and responsibilities of the position. 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, the office has prepared a guide with information regarding the election process. https://www.sos.state.tx.us/elections/candidates/index.shtml
Application forms can be picked up at the Premont ISD Administration office, 439 S. W. 4th Street, Premont, Texas, during regular business hours. They can also be accessed with the links provided below. Completed applications and Campaign Treasurer Appointment forms must be filed in a timely manner at the Premont ISD Administration office. All applications filed and information contained within those applications will become public records and open to inspection upon request.