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2017 Trustee Election Information

Three positions on the Nampa School District Board of Trustees are up for election on Tuesday, May 16, 2017.

Elections are conducted by the Canyon County Elections Department. If you have information please call them at:  (208) 454-7562.

Below are answers to  frequently asked questions.


Which positions are up for election?


The trustee positions for Zones 3, 4, and 5 are up for election.

An individual must live in the zone he/she seeks to represent. You may look up what zone you live in using our address look up tool:

https://www.excensus-guidek12.net/nampaid/school_search/current/

How do individuals get on the ballot?

5 p.m. Friday, March 17 is the last day for filing a declaration of candidacy with the Canyon County Clerk for the May 16 election.

What is required in the declaration of candidacy?

The Idaho Secretary of State has a complete packet of information for potential candidates of special districts election, these are the forms for school board elections.

NOTE: The declaration of candidacy requires 5 signatures of qualified electors in the zone and a notary public certification.

Who can vote?

Only registered voters who live in the zone may vote.

You also may call 468-4600 and ask the receptionist to look it up for you.

When is the election?


May 16, 2017 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.  The Canyon County Elections Department conducts the election, click here.


How many years are trustee terms of office? 


A trustee serves for four years. The terms for Zones 3, 4 and 5 would begin in July 2017 and end June 2021.

Are trustees paid?

No. This a volunteer position.