School Boards

Individuals seeking election to the governing body of a school district must be a registered voter of the state and a resident of the school district for one year immediately preceding the day of election. No employee of a school district or the spouse of such employee may hold membership on a governing board of a school district in which they are employed. Persons related as immediate family who have the same household of residence within four years prior shall not serve simultaneously on the governing board of the same school district if the governing board is composed of five members.  (A.R.S. §15-421)

1. The Candidate Statement of Interest must be filed with the County School Superintendent’s Office before petition signatures are obtained. This form may be filed by email. 

2. Start collecting signatures using the Non-partisan Nomination Petition

3. Petition & Nomination Paper Filing: File your Petitions and Nomination Paper Between June 13 and July 11, 2022.                

4. Candidates may submit a 500 word statement and a 2x3 photograph for publication onto the Cochise County School Superintendent’s website anytime between July 11, 2022 and September 24, 2022.