2023 Applications for Candidacy may be submitted between January 18, 2023 and February 17, 2023.
2/13/23 5:00 pm Special Board Meeting for Potential Candidates
- 2023 Complete: Candidate Election Packet
- 2023 - Notice of Deadline to File Application for Place on the Ballot
- 2023 - Application for a Place on the Ballot (English)/(Spanish)
- Starting Your Campaign
- TASB Election Calendar and Deadlines
- Texas Ethics Commission
- Starting Your Campaign (TEC)- Local Filers
- Texas Ethics Commission Non-judicial Election Forms
- TEC: Appointment of Campaign Treasurer (CTA) Instructions / Form CTA (Must be turned in with candidate application.)
- TEC: COH Instructions / Form C/OH
- Code of Fair Campaign Practices: Form CFCP / Election Code 258
- 2023 Uniform Filing Schedule
Candidate Applications received
Midlothian ISD Trustee Elections
According to policy, Midlothian Independent School District holds an election each year for the selection of Trustees. By law, Midlothian is subject to conducting a joint election with a local entity such as the City of Midlothian and/or Ellis County Elections Administration for each election and must facilitate the Trustee Election on a uniform election date in either May or November. Midlothian holds elections in May of each year.
- Trustee Place 1, 2, and 3 - 2018, 2021, and 2024
- Trustee Place 4 and 5 - 2019, 2022, and 2025
- Trustee Place 6 and 7 - 2020, 2023, and 2026
is a United States citizen;
is 18 years of age or older on the first day of the term to be filled at the election or on the date of appointment, as applicable;
has not been determined by a final judgment of a court exercising probate jurisdiction to be totally mentally incapacitated or partially mentally incapacitated without the right to vote;
has not been finally convicted of a felony from which the person has not been pardoned or otherwise released from the resulting disabilities;
has resided continuously in the state for 12 months and in the territory from which the office is elected for six months immediately preceding the following date:
for an independent candidate, the date of the regular filing deadline for a candidate's application for a place on the ballot;
for a write-in candidate, the date of the election at which the candidate's name is written in; or
for an appointee to an office, the date the appointment is made;
is registered to vote in the territory from which the office is elected on the date described above; and
satisfies any other eligibility requirements prescribed by law for the office.
- To be elected to a school board, an individual must be a qualified voter: 18 years of age or older, a U.S. citizen, a Texas resident, a registered voter, not determined to be totally or partially mentally incapacitated by an appropriate court, and not finally convicted of a felony. Tex. Educ. Code 11.061; Tex. Elec. Code 11.002.
- A person is ineligible to serve as a member of the board of trustees of a school district if the person has been convicted of a felony or an offense under Section 43.021, Penal Code.