Section: Board Governance and Operations
Title: ADMINISTRATIVE GUIDELINES FOR STUDENT REPRESENTATIVES
Announcing your candidacy
Step 1: Register - You may register your candidacy on Monday of the last full week of school in October.
Step 2: Obtain 50 different peer (student) and two different teacher signatures in support of your candidacy. Signature sheets are included in the packet and must be submitted to the designated staff person no later than the last Friday in October.
Once the candidates have been established, a meeting of all candidates will be called (date to be announced) and guidelines reviewed in regard to campaign posters and campaign speeches as determined by each high school.
If you intend to run for school committee representative you are required to obtain 50 different peer (student) and two different teacher signatures in support of your candidacy. CBHS candidates must obtain 25 peer (student) and two teacher signatures.
Monday, last full week in October: Candidate sign up and collect student
Signatures in support of a campaign
Friday, last full week in October: Deadline to declare candidacy. Must
be Signed up and have signatures by
the official end of the school day.
Official City of Portland election day: Election Day – Student School
Committee Representative elections