VAISD School Board meetings are held on the third Monday of the month beginning at 7 pm.
There may be situations where the date and time will change.
The board meeting for November will be held on the 14th beginning at 7:30am.
The board meeting for December will be held on the12th beginning at 7:00pm.
Important 2023 Election Dates:
First Day to File for Place on General Election - Wednesday, January 18, 2023
Last Day to File for Place on General Election - Friday, February 17, 2023 @ 5:00pm.
Application to file for School Board can be picked up at the Administration office beginning January 18, 2023 during normal office hours.
First Day of Early Voting by Personal Appearance - Monday, April 24, 2023
Last Day of Early Voting by Personal Appearance - Tuesday, May 2, 2023
Election Date - May 6, 2023
Qualifications to Run for School Board
A school board candidate must:
Be a registered voter, be a resident of the district he/she is running in and have at least a high school diploma or a certificate of high school equivalency.
All school board positions are three-year terms and represent the entire school district. All Van Alstyne ISD residents who meet eligibility requirements specified in Board Policy BBA (Legal) may run for a position in the Board of Trustee election.
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.
For additional information, please contact Lawana Merriman, Administrative Assistant to the Superintendent by phone at 903-482-8852 or by email at [email protected]