Trustee Election Information

Elections are held for the Nampa School District Board of Trustees every other year. The next election will be in 2021

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

Below are answers to frequently asked questions.

Which positions will be up for election in 2021?

The trustee positions for Zones 3, 4, and 5 will be 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 lookup tool:

How do individuals get on the ballot?

Check with the Canyon County Clerk for the deadline for filing a declaration of candidacy.

What is required in the declaration of candidacy?

The Idaho Secretary of State's website offers information for potential candidates of special districts election, including school boards.

NOTE: The declaration of candidacy requires five (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 (208) 468-4600 and ask the receptionist to look it up for you.

When is the election?

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 1 and 2 began in 2019 and end in December 2023. The terms for Zone 3, 4, and 5 began in 2017 and end in December 2021.

Are trustees paid?

No. This is a volunteer position.