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State Board of Education Election

Declaration and Affidavit for Candidacy


Print Version


August 25, 2015

Call of Election (Press release: rules, declaration and affidavit of candidacy, biographical data form, election timeline).

September 10 – 30, 2015

Candidate Filing Period. Declaration of Candidacy must be postmarked on or before September 30, 2015.

October 2, 2015

Withdrawal of Candidacy deadline by 5:00pm. Candidates wishing to withdraw their candidacy must do so in writing by 5:00pm on October 2, 2015. Written withdrawals must be submitted to OSPI – Administrative Resources.

October 23, 2015

OSPI to certify electors. (Certify electors and weighted vote for each region)

October 31, 2015 (on or before)

Ballots will be mailed to electors. Voting will be by mail and ballots must be postmarked on or before November 30, 2015.

November 30, 2015

Voted ballots must be postmarked on or before December 1, 2015. Voted ballots may be postal mailed to OSPI or hand-delivered by 5:00pm on November 30, 2015.

December 8, 2015

Ballots will be counted at OSPI

December 15, 2015

Report and Certification of Election

To Be Determined

Run-Off Election

For further information contact Kristin Murphy, (360) 725-6133.


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