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    School Trustee Election 

    Current state law requires a candidate for trustee of an independent school district to be a qualified voter by the time required by Election Code Section 141.001.  An  application for place on ballot (PDF) must be filed with the elections administrator at the DISD Business and Finance Office located at 116 North 10th Street, Donna, Texas.  In a special election held by a school district, an application for a place on the special election ballot (PDF) must be filed with the elections administrator of the district.

     

    District Contact:
    Alfonso H. Perez, Assistant Superintendent for Business & Finance, Alfonso.Perez@donnaisd.net, 464-1620.

     

    Terms and Election Schedule:
    Board members shall be elected for four-year terms, with elections conducted biennially, as follows:

    Places 1, 2, 3, & 4:  The election for places 1,2,3, & 4 will be held in 2024,2028,2032, and in four-year intervals, thereafter.

    Places 5, 6, & 7: The election for places 5, 6, & 7 will be held in 2022,2026,2030, and in four-year intervals, thereafter.

     

    ELECTIONS HELD IN NOVEMBER EVEN YEARS


    NEXT GENERAL ELECTION:
    Tuesday, November 5, 2024
    116 North 10th Street

     

    FIRST DAY TO FILE:
    Saturday, July 20, 2024
    The date moves to the next business day, Monday, July 22, 2024.

     

    LAST DAY TO FILE:
    Monday, August 19, 2024 at 5:00 p.m.

     

    LAST DAY TO FILE DECLARATION OF WRITE-IN CANDIDACY
    Friday, August 23, 2024

    Deadline to File

    Notice of Drawing for Place on Ballot

    Ballot Drawing Results

    Countywide Election Day Polling Locations

    Early Voting Period: Monday, October 21, 2024 through Friday, November 1, 2024

    Order of Election

     

    SCHOOL BOARD CANDIDATES FOR NOVEMBER 8, 2022 ELECTION

    Place #5
    Office held by
    David de los Rios

    Place #6
    Office held by
    Roberto Perez

    Place #7
    Office held by
    Dr. Maricela Valdez

      1.  David De Los Rios    1.  Roberto Perez

       1.  Dr. Maricela Valdez

       2.  Eloy Avila    2.  Ida M. Garcia

       2.  Julian J. Villarreal

         3.  Sandra Vicencio

     

                                                                                              

    CURRENT BOARD MEMBERS (PLACE AND TERM)

    Place 1:     Jose L. Valdez                            jose.valdez@donnaisd.net                         Term:  2020-2024
    Place 2:     Fernando Castillo                       fernando.castillo@donnaisd.net                 Term:  2020-2024
    Place 3:     Jose R. Reyna                            jose.reyna@donnaisd.net                          Term:  2020-2024
    Place 4:     Eva C. Watts                              ewatts@donnaisd.net                                 Term:  2020-2024
    Place 5:     Eloy Avila                                   eloy.avila@donnaisd.net                             Term:  2022-2026
    Place 6:     Ida M. Garcia                             imgarcia@donnaisd.net                              Term:  2022-2026
    Place 7:     Dr. Maricela Valdez                     mvaldez@donnaisd.net                             Term:  2022-2026



    REQUIREMENTS FOR SCHOOL TRUSTEE
    Board Policy BBBA Legal (Elections Conducting Elections)
    Board Policy BBA Legal (Board Members Eligibility/Qualifications)
    Board Policy BBB Local (Board Members Elections)
    Board Policy BBB Legal (Board Members Elections)

     

     More Informative Links and Files
    Notice of Election-General Election and Early Voting Locations 2024
    November General Election 2024 Early Voting Schedule
    November 5, 2024, Uniform Election Date Datelines
    Candidacy for Local Political Subdivisions
    Terms, Qualifications, and Vacancies
    2024 Filing Schedule for Reports Due on Uniform Election Dates
    Appointment of a Campaign Treasurer by a Candidate
    Guide to Campaign Treasurer
    Campaign Expense Report Form
    Voter Registration Requirement for Candidates
    Running for Local Office