2019 Board of Education Election Information
City and School Election dates have been scheduled as follows:
- Filing deadline for candidates: Monday, June 3, 2019 at noon at the Sedgwick County Election office.
- Primary Election: Tuesday, August 6, 2019. Polls open from 6 a.m. - 7 p.m.
A primary for USD 259 will be held if more than three candidates filed for any open Board seat. A primary is required only if more than three candidates file for a position.
- General Election: Tuesday, November 5, 2019. Polls open from 6 a.m. - 7 p.m.
The terms of office for the following members of the Board of Education, Unified School District No. 259, will expire on January 13, 2020:
The District 3, District 4, and At-Large members will be elected for a four-year term commencing January 13, 2020 and expiring January 8, 2024.
The following candidates filed in person at the Sedgwick County Election Office by the deadline of June 3, 2019 at noon:
Candidate Address provided to Election Office
833 Fabrique Ave., Wichita, KS 67218
James W. Kilpatrick, Jr.
2101 W. Macarthur Road, Lot 719, Wichita, KS 67217
2551 S. Hiram Avenue, Wichita, KS 67217
Brent T. Davis
2200 N. Stoneybrook Circle, Wichita, KS 67226
139 S. Fountain St., Wichita, KS 67218
1218 S. Gateway St., Wichita, KS 67230
6000 E. Mainsgate Road, Apt. 301, Wichita, KS 67220
For more information about Sedgwick County elections, please call the Election Office staff at 660-7100.
The Sedgwick County Geographic Information Services (GIS) has produced this Map of BOE Districts (PDF). Please contact the Clerk of the Board’s office at 973-4553 for more information about BOE district boundaries and USD 259 Board elections.
Candidate Filing Information (PDF): The Sedgwick County Election Office document provides filing information, including fees and other requirements.
Kansas Association of School Boards: School board candidate guide and election information.
Voting Plan for USD 259: The voting plan adopted by a majority of the electors at the regular election held November 8, 1994, is Voting Plan B, defined by KSA 72-8003 (b): "All electors, who are otherwise qualified according to law, and who reside in the member district, may vote in the primary election for the member positions of such member district and for the at-large member position. All electors, who are otherwise qualified according to law, and who reside in the school district may vote in the general election for all member positions, including the at-large member position to be filled."