School Board Elections

The Board of Trustees is comprised of seven community members who are elected by the general public to serve for a term of three years each. On a rotating basis, Board seats are filled during annual elections held on the first Saturday in May. Trustees provide service to the Tyler community without financial compensation.  

The next election will be held Saturday, May 7, 2022. 

Candidate Filings for May 7th Election

Order Calling for General Election for School Trustee
Order of Cancellation
Internet Posting Requirements for Political Subdivisions
Notice of Voting Order Priority
Notice of Deadline to File Application

Filing Dates and Times:
(Fechas y Horario para Entregar Solicitudes)

Start Date  01/19/22                   End Date    02/18/22 *
(Fecha Inicio)                               (Fecha Límite)

Office Hours:   8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  – Monday through Friday
(Horario de la Oficina):  8:00 a.m. a 4:30 p.m. – Lunes a Viernes

*The office will be open until 5:00 p.m. on February 18, 2022.
(La oficina estarà abierta hasta las 5:00 p.m. el 18 de febrero de 2022.)

Offices Available - General Election

  • Single Member District 1

  • Single Member District 3

  • Single Member District 6

Physical address and mailing address for filing applications in person or by mail for place on the ballot:

Office of Board Secretary
Tyler ISD Administration Building
1319 Earl Campbell Parkway
Tyler, TX 75701

Contact: 
Gina Orr, Secretary to the Board of Trustees
Phone: 903.262.1001
Fax: 903.262.1178
gina.orr@tylerisd.org        

Roles/Responsibilities

Information for Candidates