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Calling all Community Members!

Hanover School District 28 will be participating in this November’ election with two Board Member seats up for election.

If you are interested in running, please contact Pat Petrukitas ([email protected] or 719-683-2274 ext. 164).

Election Timeline

  • July 23 – Board / District must notify El Paso County whether or not we will participate in the consolidated election
  • August 4 [through 19] – Call For Nominations
  • August 24 – Inter-Governmental Agreement signed and transmitted to the county
  • August 27 – Nomination Petitions submission deadline
  • August 30 – write-in candidate deadline
  • August 31 – election cancellation deadline
  • September 3 – Ballot Order, Ballot Content, and posting of Candidate information deadline
  • October 13 – Election Notice deadline
  • November 2 – Election Day
  • November 24 – Survey of returns and election certification
  • December 3 – Oath of Office deadline
  • December 9 – Organizational Meeting deadline

Required Postings and Notifications

    • July 21, 2021 The Board declared that it will participate in El Paso County’s Consolidated Election
    • The Board designated Pat Petrukitas as the District’s Designated Election Official
    • Call for Nominations
    • Official Director Candidates:
      • Thomas Lippert
      • Edward Sweazy
      • James Bolish
      • Matthew Grove
    • Meet the Candidate Night will be held Thursday, October 7th, 6:30pm – 9:00pm at Hanover Fire Protection District Station #2 on Old Pueblo Road.
    • Questions for Meet the Candidate Night (due 6:00pm on 10/06/2021. The time to submit questions has passed.
    • Zoom link for viewing Meet the Candidates Night.

If you are considering to run for one of the two seats up for election, please take a moment to review the following information to familiarize yourself with the specific duties and responsibilities:
Colorado Association of School Boards (CASB) Leadership Workbook for School Board Members

Hanover School District Policy’s:
BBA (School Board Powers and Responsibility)
BBBA (Board Member Qualifications)
BC (Board Member Conduct)
BC-R (Board Member Conduct Regulation)
BCA-E-1 (Code of Ethics for School Board Members Exhibit – 1)
BCA-E-2 (Board Member Code of Ethics Exhibit – 2)