Board of Trustee Elections
May 11, 2013 Fort Bend ISD School Board Trustee Election Information
The first day to file for the May 11 election is January 30. The last day to file is Friday, March 1.
The deadline to register to vote in the May 11 election is April 11. Voters in Fort Bend ISD will go to the polls on May 11 to elect trustees in three positions. Early voting dates are April 29 through May 7.
Voters in Fort Bend ISD may vote for both positions.
The two positions that will be on the ballot are:
- Position 3, candidate must reside within the west side of the district
- Position 7, candidate must reside within the east side of the district
Your Board of Trustees, comprised of seven local citizens, provides an important public service to the Fort Bend community and serves without compensation. In accordance with the Texas Elections Code, Fort Bend ISD calls Board elections for the second Saturday in May of each year. Vacancies occurring after the election are filled by appointment until the next election is conducted.
Trustees are elected to three-year terms on a rotating basis. Two are elected each year, one from each side of the district (Position 1, 2 and 3 on the West, and Positions 5, 6 and 7 on the East). Also, every third year, the “at large” Position 4, is elected.
The seven Board of Trustees Members are voted on by all residents of the district, and represent all residents of the district.
2013 Board Candidate Information
Note: Campaign Finance Reports filed by a candidate will not be available if the candidate has not yet filed a report. Tex. Election Code §254.04011