Election Information

2019 School Board Election Information

Important Dates to Remember

Candidate Filing Begins: Monday, August 26, 2019

Candidate Filing Deadline: Thursday, September 19, 2019 @ 5:00 PM

Candidates Filing Location: School Board Secretary’s Office, Educational Leadership & Support Center (ELSC), 2500 Edgewood Road NW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52405

Candidate Withdrawal Deadline: Tuesday, September 24, 2019 @ 5:00 PM
Candidate Objection Deadline: Tuesday, October 1, 2019 @ 5:00 PM

School Board Election Day: Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Offices Open for 2019 Election:

Director, District One, 4-yr term

Director, District Four, 4-yr term

Director, At-Large, 4-yr term

Director, At-Large, 4-yr term


Election Information

Nomination petitions and Affidavits of Candidacy are available from the School Board Secretary’s Office, the Linn County Auditor’s Office and/or Iowa Secretary of State’s Office. The number of signatures required on the nomination petition for the Cedar Rapids Community School District is 50.  Please note:  the Affidavit of Candidacy and Nomination Petitions MUST be filed together or they will be rejected.


Please contact the Board Secretary, Laurel A. Day at 319-558-2223 or Lday@crschools.us for additional school board election information.