The San Lorenzo Valley Unified School District has three seats on the School Board of Trustees that will be open for election November 6, 2018. The vacant seats are: Trustee Area 1 – Brookdale / Ben Lomond / East Boulder Creek Area, Trustee Area 2 – Boulder Creek Area, and Trustee Area 4 – Felton area; each a four year term.
Interested community members are required to contact the Santa Cruz County Elections Department to confirm eligibility for the trustee area at 831-454-2408. Candidate filing dates with the Santa Cruz County Elections Department are from July 16 – August 10, 2018.
The Santa Cruz County Elections Department also sponsors Candidate Information Nights where potential candidates can learn about the election process and ask questions of the county’s chief election officials. These Candidate Information Nights are scheduled as follows:
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 / 6pm – 7:30pm
Santa Cruz Council Chambers, 809 Center Street, Santa Cruz
Thursday, June 21, 2018 / 6pm – 7:30pm
Scotts Valley Council Chambers, 1 Civic Center Drive, Scotts Valley
Monday, June 25, 2018 / 6pm – 7:30pm
Civic Plaza Community Room B, 275 Main Street, 4th Floor, Watsonville
Wednesday, June 27, 2018 / 6pm – 7:30pm
Capitola Council Chambers, 420 Capitola Avenue, Capitola
For interested candidates, additional information regarding the duties of a School Board Trustee will be provided upon request. Please contact Vickie Bergquist in the Superintendent’s Office at 831-336-5194.