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.
Based upon policy BBB (LOCAL) - SCHEDULE OF ELECTIONS, Trustees shall be elected by position or place for three-year terms with elections held annually, as indicated below:
Places 1, 2, and 3
The election for places 1, 2, and 3 shall be held in 2018, 2021, 2024, and in three-year intervals thereafter.
Places 4 and 5
The election for places 4 and 5 shall be held in 2019, 2022, 2025, and in three-year intervals thereafter.
Places 6 and 7
The election for places 6 and 7 shall be held in 2020, 2023, 2026, and in three-year intervals thereafter.
Due to COVID-19, the election that would have taken place on May 2, 2020 has been postponed until November 3, 2020.
Below are the candidates for the 2020 election:
|Place 6||Place 7|
|David Thomas||Andrea Walton|
|Tami Tobey||Taya Kyle|
NOTICE: ELECTION SUSPENDED
On Tuesday, March 17, 2020, the Governor of Texas issued a proclamation authorizing governing entities the right to suspend the May 2, 2020 election to the next general election. The next general election is November 3, 2020.
On March 23, 2020, MISD Board of Trustees unanimously approved the order to suspend the MISD Trustee Election to November 3, 2020.
With this Order, all candidate applications and filings are frozen and will be activated once the MISD Board approves the Order and Notice of Election for the November 3, 2020 Election.
For any election questions please contact Theda McGrew at the information provided below:
Theda McGrew, Superintendent's Office
L.A. Mills Administration Building
100 Walter Stephenson Rd.
Midlothian, TX 76065