School Board Elections
Jul 13, 2022

It’s board election time again.  Next term we will be electing board members for the next three years.

Nominations will open for the election of five parent representatives to the school board no later than 29 July.    

The returning officer for the triennial board election is Lyn Hagai.  She can be contacted at ro253aotea@gmail.com

The timetable for the election is:

Main Roll closes:        Wednesday 27th July 2022

Call for Nominations:  No later than 29 July 2022

Supplementary Roll closes: Monday 15 August 2022

Nominations close:   Wednesday 17 August 2022

If there are more nominations than vacancies, then parents and caregivers will receive an invitation to vote either electronically or by post.

Voting starts:  Wednesday 24 August 2022

Election day is September 21 2022

Voting count:  Tuesday 27 September 2022

New board in place:  Wednesday 28 September 2022

A hard copy nomination form has been posted and can also be obtained from the school office.

If you wish to stand for the Board, it is recommended that you provide a candidate statement and photograph.

The electoral roll will be held at the school and can be viewed during normal school hours.

Learn more about the role of school boards

Our Community Member Guide to the Role of School Boards provides information on what school boards are, the role of members, and how to become a board member.

On Thursday July 21st at 7pm NZSTA will also be hosting a Kōrari Question and Answers session.  This will provide an opportunity for people ask questions directly from our regional advisors. This is a free event, anyone with an interest in the work of school boards can register online here