• SCHOOL ELECTIONS 2024

    Annual School Election Notice

    Montana School Election Calendar                Trustee Resolution Calling for an Election

    2024 Declaration of Intent and Oath of Candidacy Form

    APRIL 16, 2024 CANDIDATE FORUM:   https://www.krtv.com/news/great-falls-news/gfps-board-of-trustees-candidate-forum

     

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    School Board Election Information

    Nominating petitions and candidacy forms will be available on December 14, 2023, for one open seat on the Great Falls Public Schools Board of Trustees whose positions have reached the end of their term.  The election will be held on Tuesday, May 7, 2024.

    The Declaration of Intent and Oath of Candidacy for Trustee Candidate Form may be obtained from Brian Patrick, Director of Business Operations, at the District Office Building 1100 4th St. South or at the Great Falls County Elections Office located at 325 2nd Ave. North # 100.

    The form must be filed with the Director of Business Operations or Great Falls County Elections Office at 325 2nd Ave. North # 100, prior to 5 p.m. Thursday, March 28, 2024.  Candidate should be registered to vote at the time the Oath is filed.

    The following seat is up for election:

         • One seat that represents both the elementary and secondary districts on the board for three years, until May 2027.  Anyone interested in this position must live within the Great Falls Public School District boundary. The position is currently held by Trustee Marlee Sunchild.

    Great Falls Public School trustees are unpaid volunteer positions. Trustees are requested to attend an average of three to four monthly meetings that focus on curricula, policy, budget, administrative issues and other topics.

    There are seven trustees on the Great Falls Public School Board. The seven seats represent both the elementary and secondary districts.

    For more information, contact Director of Business Operations, Brian Patrick, at 406-268-6050.