Important 2020 Board Election Update

2020 School Board Election

  • Three trustee positions are up for election on May 2, 2020:

    Single Member District 1
    Single Member District 2 
    Single Member District 3

    First Day to File for a Place on the General Election Ballot
    Wednesday, January 15, 2020

    Last Day to File for a Place on the General Election Ballot
    Friday, February 14, 2020 at 5:00 p.m.

    Important 2020 Election Dates

Candidates on the Ballot

  • Single Member District 1 Candidates

    • Juan Miguel Arredondo
    • James Bryant, Jr. 

    Single Member District 2 Candidates

    • Unopposed

    Single Member District 3 Candidates

    • Nicholas Costilla
    • Mayra Mejia


  • The election will take place in San Marcos CISD. Specific polling locations and times will are dependent upon the adoption of the election order. Hays County uses vote centers, meaning Hays County voters may cast a ballot for any election in which they are eligible at any vote center in the county during the times the vote centers are operating.

2020 Trustee Election Documents

  • Links are activated when the documents are posted

    Notice of Filing Period (posted 12/12/2019)
    This document provides the time window in which a person interested in running for school board must file an application for a place on the ballot.

    Candidate Filing Packet (posted 12/16/2019)
    This packet provides information and necessary filing forms for people who are interested in running for school board. Applications for a place on the ballot should not be dated and cannot be accepted prior to the opening of the filing period or after the statutory deadline.

    2020 Election Order (posted 02/07/2020)
    This is the legal document formally calling for the Board of Trustee May 2020 election.

    Notice of Drawing for Place on Ballot (posted 02/18/2020)
    This drawing determines the order in which names will appear on the ballot of contested races. 

    Joint Election Resolution-Hays County (posted 02/18/2020)

    Notice of Voting Order Priority for Voters with Mobility Issues (posted 02/24/2020)
    This Notice is posted in compliance with Section 63.0013 of the Texas Election Code

    2020 Election Notice (posted 03/12/2020)
    This document serves as official notice of the election and provides information about when and where to vote.

    Order of Cancellation District 2 (posted 03/12/2020)
    This document cancels the requirements to proceed with a trustee election when the outcome is known because the candidate is unopposed.

    Resolution and Order Postponing the May 2nd 2020 Trustee Election (posted 04/16/2020)
    On Friday, March 27, 2020, during a special board meeting, the board adopted a resolution and order regarding the postponement of trustee election from May 2, 2020, to the uniform election on Tuesday, November 3, 2020.