May Voting & Elections
Deadline for Application for Absentee Ballot
You may register at the District Clerk’s office (197 Haynes Road, Plattsburgh) until 4:00 pm on May 14, 2019.
No person will be entitled to vote whose name does not appear on the School District Register or who has not registered with the Clinton County Board of Registration to vote at the general election.
Notice of Vacancies
Number of Seats Available: Five
Filing Petitions for Seats on the Board of Education
- Must be able to read and write.
- Must be a qualified voter of the district; that is, a citizen of the United States, at least 18 years of age or older, and not adjudged to be an incompetent.
- Must be and have been a resident (but need not be a taxpayer) of the district for a continuous and uninterrupted period of at least one year.
- May not have been removed from any school district office within the preceding year.
- May not reside with another member of the same school board as a member of the same family.
- May not be a current employee of the school board.
- May not simultaneously hold another incompatible public office.
Number of Signatures Required
January 17, 2017 - 714 Voters
May 23, 2016 - 538 Voters
May 19, 2015 - 692 Voters
May 20, 2014 - 827 Voters
May 21, 2013 - 1,069 Voters
May 15, 2012 - 1,535 Voters
June 30, 2011 (Revote) - 2,183 Voters
May 17, 2011 - 1,481 Voters
May 18, 2010 - 530 Voters
May 19, 2009 - 801 Voters
May 20, 2008 - 653 Voters
May 15, 2007 - 1,022 Voters
Therefore at least 25 signatures are required for the Nominating Petition, which must be filed with the District Clerk by 5:00 pm on April 22, 2019.
Qualified Voter May Sign Nominating Petition
A qualified voter is:
- A citizen of the United States
- 18 Years Old
- Resident of the school district for at least 30 days immediately prior to the election at which he or she seeks to vote.
There is no limit on the number of nominating petitions a district resident may sign.
Deadline for Filing Petitions
Date: Monday, April 22, 2019 at 5:00 pm
197 Haynes Road
Plattsburgh, NY 12901