Residence – 1 year in state and 6 months in school district prior to filing deadline. (Texas Elec. Code, Section 141.001)
Age – 18 years old
Must be a registered voter in territory elected from by the filing deadline.
A person is ineligible to serve as a member of the board of a district if the person has been convicted of a felony or an offense under Penal Code 43.021 (Ed. Code 11.066)
Candidate filing period to file application for place on the ballot is Wednesday, January 18, 2023 to Friday, February 17, 2023 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. (Friday, February 17, 2023 only 8:00pm to 5:00 pm)
All applications filed are public records and open to inspection upon request.
Complete forms must be filed in the Administration Building at 1206 N 17th St., Honey Grove, Tx 75460.
Candidate’s Guide to Primary and General Election
The Texas Election Code designates the Secretary of State as the chief election officer of the State of Texas. In order to provide information on the electoral process to all Texans, his office has prepared this guide in the expectation that increased information will result in increased participation.