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School Board candidacy filing period begins July 27

July 13, 2021 - The candidacy filing period for persons interested in running for election to the Edina School Board will open on Tuesday, July 27, and close on Tuesday, Aug. 10, at 5 p.m. To pick up candidate materials or to file the notarized Affidavit of Candidacy form, candidates should come to the Welcome Center, located on the first floor of the Edina Community Center.  The filing paperwork includes a $2 filing fee.

An informational meeting for persons considering candidacy will be held on Tuesday, July 20 at 6:30 p.m. at the Edina Community Center in room 350. Superintendent Stanley will provide potential candidates with an overview of the district and the strategic plan, along with information about what is expected of our Edina school board members.

This year, the Board terms of Erica Allenburg, Matt Fox, Ellen Jones, and Owen Michaelson will expire on Dec. 31, 2021. Voters who reside within the Edina school district will elect four board members on Tuesday, Nov. 2. They will begin their tenure on the Board on Jan. 1, 2022.