School Board Election

Through a decision of voters, for the first time in November 2017 the cycle will begin for the voters to elect members of the Amherst County School Board. 
 
Qualifications to Run for Board Vacancy:
  • Qualified to vote and hold the office sought
  • Resident of the Commonwealth for at least one year
  • Resident of the County
  • For specific district vacancies, the candidate must live in the district
Election Day is November 7, 2017 with the deadline for all application materials being June 13, 2017.
 
In the 2017 election cycle, there are contests for District 5, District 2, and one at-large seat.
 
Below are the various forms any interested party is required to complete to have their name appear on the ballot in November.
 
Questions about process and procedure should be directed to the Amherst County Board of Elections.