The following Copperas Cove ISD Board of Trustee positions are open for election to office on November 5, 2019:
Place 3 – Mike Wilburn
Place 4 – Joan Manning
Place 5 – Bob Weiss
The Notice of Election for the November 5, 2019 Board of Trustees election was approved by the School Board on September 17, 2019. The Notice of Election in English and the same Notice of Election in Spanish (Aviso de Elección General en Español) is hereby posted on September 26, 2019.
See below for information about candidacy filing for this election.
The Notice of Deadline to File was posted on June 20, 2019 at the CCISD Service and Training Center, 408 S Main St., Copperas Cove, TX.
The first day to file for a place on the ballot was Saturday, July 20, 2019. Copperas Cove ISD was open Monday – Friday, during regular hours, from 7:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. to accept candidate applications. The deadline to file for a place on the ballot was Monday, August 19, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. at 408 S. Main St., Copperas Cove, TX, 76522.
Regular candidate filing is now closed. The deadline to file for write-in candidacy was August 23, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. The Order of Election was posted at 408 S. Main St., Copperas Cove, TX on August 19, 2019.
The following individuals have filed for candidacy for the Copperas Cove ISD Board of Trustees:
Place 3: Mike Wilburn (Incumbent)
Place 4: Joan Manning (Incumbent)
Place 5: Mr. Harry L. Byrd and Jeff Gorres
The Drawing for a Place on the Ballot took place on Monday, August 26, 2019 at 7:30 a.m. at 408 S. Main St., Copperas Cove, TX. The notice for this drawing was posted on July 22, 2019 at the CCISD Service and Training Center, 408 S. Main St., Copperas Cove, TX. The revised notice was posted on August 23, 2019 (with the time of the drawing changed from 9:00 a.m. to 7:30 a.m.).
All school board positions are three-year terms and represent the entire school district. All Copperas Cove ISD residents registered to vote may run for any place (up for election in that year) in the Board of Trustees Election. The Secretary of State has more information on Candidacy Filing.
The Texas Association of School Boards (TASB) offers a free online training course designed by experienced school board members, especially for people considering running for the school board. This course explains what to expect when serving as a school board member. To access the course, click on this link: Serving on a Board: An Insider's Guide to Board Service for School Board Candidates. When the browser window opens, create an account and follow the instructions.
All candidates should review the information for candidates and officeholders and on the Texas Ethics Commission's website.
For additional election information, accommodations for visual impairment, or assistance in completing forms, please contact Teresa Dennison, CCISD Elections Officer. Phone: 254-547-1227 E-mail: email@example.com