COCISD Elections Information


  • COCISD School Board Election

    Nov. 3, 2020 Election Unofficial Results:

    Trustee Position #5

    Barbara Moore - 3,522    William B. Baker - 2,199

    Trustee Posiiton #6

    Paul Buchanan - 3,997    Von Cross - 1,599

    Trustee Position #7

    Daniel Williams - 3,269    James Sykes - 2,316

     

    As a result of the Proclamation by Governor Greg Abbott allowing local political subdivisions to postpone the May 2, 2020 election until November 3, 2020, the COCISD Board of Trustees postponed the May 2, 2020 Trustee Election (see the below notice: Order of Postponement of May 2, 2020 Trustee Election). The major relevant dates for the November election are:

    • Voter registration deadline: October 5, 2020
    • The deadline to submit an Application for Ballot By Mail (ABBM): October 23, 2020
    • Dates for early voting: October 13-October 30, 2020

    On Monday, August 24, 2020, the COCISD Board of Trustees approved the Revised Order of Postponed Election for November 3, 2020 posted below.

  • School Board Elections

    The COCISD Board of Trustees consists of seven members who are elected by position to serve for three-year terms. This is a non-paid position. Elections are held annually on the May uniform election date.

    Positions #1 and #2 shall be held in 2021, 2024, 2027 and in three-year intervals thereafter.

    Positions #3 and #4 shall be held in 2022, 2025, 2028 and in three-year intervals thereafter.

    Positions #5, #6, and #7 shall be held in 2020, 2023, 2026, and in three year intervals thereafter.

    Candidate Eligibility Requirements

    Each candidate must meet the requirements as outlined in COCISD Policy BBA(LEGAL), and must file a completed application for a place on the ballot before the posted deadline.

    Application Process

    Eligible candidates may submit their application for a place on the ballot in person at the Coldspring-Oakhurst CISD Administration office located at 14210, SH 150 West, in Coldspring, or by mail to COCISD, attn: Cindy Elliott, PO Box 39, Coldspring, TX 77331. Applications must be filed no later than the end date posted on the Notice of Deadline to File Applications for place on the Ballot.

  • Questions?

    Contact Cindy Elliott, Executive Assistant to the Superintendent, at 936-653-1114 or celliott@cocisd.org.