Trustee Election

Burleson ISD School Board

Burleson ISD School Board Place 6 Vacancy

Citizens interested in applying to fill the unexpired term for the Place 6 seat on the BISD School Board must complete and submit an application to the BISD Superintendent’s office by noon on  November 10, 2017.

The individual appointed by the board will serve in the vacancy until the Place 6 term expires in May 2018. Voters will elect a candidate to fill the Place 6 seat for a three-year term in the May 2018 municipal election.

Please note: Submitting an application does not necessarily guarantee an interview. Applicants must certify that they are eligible to serve as a Trustee, have lived in Texas for the past 12 months and have lived in Burleson ISD for the past six months.

Application for Trustee Vacancy

Qualifications of Board Candidates

A qualified candidate shall be defined as a person who is:

  •  a registered voter in the Burleson Independent School District.
  • a resident in the Burleson Independent School District for six (6) months and a resident of the State of Texas for twelve (12) months prior to the filing deadline for election.
  • a United States citizen and 18 years of age (or older) on the first day of the term to be filled at the election.
  • a person who meets all other requirements as provided by law stated in Texas Election Laws: Election Code: Subchapter A: Eligibility Requirements for Public Office: Section 141.001.

Election Information

Notice of Election Deadline to File for Place on Ballot – 2017

Media – Candidate Info 2017

Order and Notice of Election – English

Order and Notice of Election – Spanish

Order and Notice of Election – Vietnamese

  • Pick up a candidate packet from the Burleson ISD Administration Building, 1160 SW Wilshire Blvd.
  • Return completed applications to Mary Ellen Burch in the Superintendent’s Office

Polling Places

Early Voting –  Monday, April 24 through Friday, April 28, 2017   (8:00 am – 5:00 pm)
Saturday, April 29 and Sunday, April 30, 2017  (11:00 am – 7:00 pm)
Extended hours on Monday, May 1 and Tuesday, May 2, 2017  (7:00 am – 7:00 pm)

City of Burleson City Hall in Conference Room 101
141 W Renfro
Burleson, TX 76028

Election Day – Saturday, May 6, 2017   (7:00 am to 7:00 pm)

City of Burleson City Hall in the Council Chambers
141 W Renfro
Burleson, TX 76028

Map of Location for City Hall

Voting Information

Quick Reference Guide

  • January 1 – February 17, 2017: Candidate packets available normal business hours
  • January 18 – February 17, 2017: Filing for place on the ballot
  • April 6, 2017: Last day to register to vote to be eligible for election
  • April 24 – April 28, 2017: Early voting by personal appearance from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • April 29 – April 30, 2017: Early voting by personal appearance from 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.
  • May 1 – 2, 2017: Early Voting by personal appearance from 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.
  • May 6, 2017: Election Day from 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.