The 2021 election cycle for the ASBSD Board of Directors is about to begin and seats in the following regions and enrollment categories will be up for election:
- Southeast region with enrollment 700-1,399
- Canton, Dakota Valley, Dell Rapids, Lennox, Madison Central, Tri-Valley, Vermillion and Wagner Community
- Western region with enrollment 265 & Under
- Bison, Edgemont, Elk Mountain, Faith, Harding County, Lemmon, New Underwood and Oelrichs
All school board members from districts in the region and enrollment category are eligible to run for the open Board of Director’s seat.
Eligible board members interested in running for an open seat must download and complete the Announcement of Candidacy form and return it to ASBSD by Friday, February 19.
The official timeline of the ASBSD Board of Director’s election is as follows: notification of open seats made in December and January, candidates submit announcement of candidacy form by February 19, ballots distributed in March, the election occurs March-May, districts informed of results in June and newly elected board members taking their seats in August at the annual ASBSD-SASD Convention.
If you have questions, please contact Director of Communications Tyler Pickner at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 605-773-8382.