School Council Members - FAQs

Updated 2 yrs ago

The policy on Eligibility to Vote in School Board and School Council Elections provides guidance to electors and candidates, based on the Education Act. The policy is available here.

Answers to common questions follow.

When is the next election for members of school councils?

Who can vote in school council elections?

Can I vote for more than one school council?

Can I vote for the school council at the school my child is expected to attend in the upcoming school year?

Can I vote if I’m the guardian, not the parent, of a child in school?

Who can run as a candidate in a school council election?

Can I run as a candidate for more than one school council?

What attendance area am I in?

Where do I vote?

How can I vote if I will be away?

How many school council members will be elected?