ANNUAL ELECTION RESOLUTION (approved 11-5-2007)
TO: Tulsa County Election Board
FROM: The Collinsville School District, Independent School District No. 6 of Tulsa County Oklahoma
The Board of Education of the Collinsville School District has approved the following resolution calling for an election to be submitted to the voters of the district.
Date of Election: An election shall be held to vote to elect a board member for member position number 3 on the first Tuesday in February, that being February 5, 2008, with a runoff election to be held on the first Tuesday in April, that being April 1, 2008, if no candidate for the board member position receives more than 50% of the vote. The polling places shall be open from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Board Member Position on Ballot: The voters shall elect a board member for board position number 3, which has a 5 year term of office.
Qualification of Candidatess for Office:
To be eligible to be a candidate for member of the board of education of a school district, a person must have resided in the district for at least six (6) months preceding the firat day of the filing period, and have been a registered voter regiatered within the county election board at the address located within the geographical boundaries of the district for six months preceding the first day of the filing period.
No person shall be eligible to be candidate for or elected to be a member of the board of election of a school district unless the person has been awarded a high school diploma or certificate of high school equivalency.
A person who has been convicted of a misdeameanor involving embezzlement or a felony under the laws of this state or of the United States or who has entered a plea of guilty or nolo contendre to such misdemeanor involving embezzlement or felony or who has been convicted of a crime in another state which would have been a misdemeanor involving embezzlement or a felony under the laws of this state or has entered a plea of guilty or nolo contendere to such crime shall not be eligible for or be elected to any state, county or municipal, judicial, or school office or any other elective office of any political subdivision of this state for a period of fifteen years following completion of his sentence or during the pendency of an appeal of such conviction or plea.
No person shall be eligible to be a candidate for or serve on a board of education if he or she is currently employed by the school district goverened by the board of education or is related within the second degree by affinity or consanguinity to any member of the board of education or to any employee of the school district. The following are relatives within the second degree: A candidate's spouse, child, parent, grandchild, grandparent, brother, sister, spouse's child, spouse's grandchild, spouse's brother, spouse's sister, spouse's grandparent, grandchild's spouse, parent's spouse, and child's spouse.
Candidates must affirm that upon being elected as a member of the Board of Education, within fifteen (15) months of election, they will complete at least twelve (12) hours of instruction on education issues, including school finances, Oklahoma education laws, and ethics, duties and responsibilities of district board of education members.
Voters Eligible to Vote: To be eligible to vote, a voter must be registered with the county election board at an address within the geographical boundaries of the district.
The ballot to be submitted to the voters shall call for the voters to:
Approved by theCollinsville Board of Education this 5th day of November, 2007.
|The Board of Education of Collinsville Public School District hereby announces that statutorily qualified individuals interested in running as a candidate for the #3 seat on the Collinsville Board of Education may file to run as a candidate for this seat at the Tulsa County Election Board between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., or when the Tulsa County Election Board closes for business that day, December 3 through December 5, 2007.|
|Existing School Board Info (from www.cvilleok.com Archives)|
|Seat 1||Donna Sears||Unopposed in 2006 for 5 year term|
|Seat 2||Joe Hampton||Defeated Keath Storm Feb. 2007 for 5 year term|
|Seat 3||Wendell Johnson||Term expires in 2008. Election called for Feb. 5, 2008|
|Seat 4||Steve Stout||Appointed in 2006 after Ted Clark resignation|
|Seat 5||Memory Ostrander||Unopposed in 2005 for 5 year term (Appointed in 2004 after Jon Werthen resignation)|
2004 Boundry Map
(with post 5 highlighted)