Tom Bean ISD Board Elections are generally held the 1st Saturday of May each year. Notices of election date and locations will be posted when adopted by the Board.
An application to have the name of a candidate placed on the ballot for any general election may not be filed earlier than 30 days before the deadline prescribed by the election code. An application filed before that day is void.
The general election filing deadline is 5:00 p.m. 78 days prior to election day for any uniform election date. This deadline will generally fall during the first two weeks in February, dependent upon the election date adopted by the Board.
If you have questions about the application, please contact the Secretary of State’s Elections Division at 800-252-8683 or contact the school administration office.
Filing Information for the 2020 Election
Filing Dates and Times:
Start Date: January 15, 2020
End Date: February 14, 2020 @ 5:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Monday-Thursday
8:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. February 14, 2020
Physical address for filing applications in person for place on the ballot: 100 E. Garner, Tom Bean, TX
Address to mail applications for place on the ballot (if filing by mail): PO Box 128, Tom Bean, TX
FEBRUARY 6: SCHOOL BOARD CANDIDATE WEBINAR
School Board Candidates and interested citizens can learn about the demands and rewards of school board service in a free webinar offered by the Texas Association of School Boards (TASB) on Thursday, February 6, noon-1 p.m. This webinar helps participants understand what is involved in being elected to and serving on a local school board. Learn the difference between the board's and staff's responsibilities, how to campaign constructively, and where to find information about being a candidate. There is no cost to participate, but registration is required. For details or to register, go to Webinars page at tasb.org/board-dev. If you are unable to attend the live session, you will still receive a webinar recording to watch after the session if you are registered. For more information about the webinar, call TASB Board Development Services, 800.580.8272, extension 2452.
Superintendent - Tom Bean ISD