Trustee Election

  • 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

    The District Office Manager serves as the Elections Administrator for the Burleson ISD, and is responsible for conducting all school district elections.

    District Office Manager Contact Information:

    Mary Ellen Burch
    District Office Manager/Elections Administrator
    1160 SW Wilshire Blvd.
    Burleson,  TX  76028
    Email: meburch@bisdmail.net
    817.245.1000 or 817.245.1022


    Documents will be updated soon.

    2020 Notice of Election Deadline to File for Place on Ballot

    2020 Order and Notice of Election - English

    2020 Order and Notice of Election - Spanish

    2020 Order and Notice of Election - Vietnamese

    2020 Candidate Information

    • 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

    2020 Sample Ballot


    Polling Places

    Early Voting –  

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

    Election Day – Saturday, May 4, 2019   (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 Resources

    Future Elections

    • May 2, 2020: Trustee Places 3 & 4 
      Filing for a place on the ballot will be held January 15, 2020 to February 14, 2020
    • May 1, 2021: Trustee Places 5, 6, & 7
      Filing for a place on the ballot typically occurs mid-January through mid-February