School Board Elections

General Election: November 8, 2022

GOVERNING BOARD: Nonpartisan Candidate Filing Information

If interested in running for a school board position, contact the Apache County School Superintendent’s Office (928) 337-7539 to request a statement of interest or download the form from the web page. After the statement of interest is filed with the school superintendent’s office, the candidate may request the following documents or print them from the web page:

  1. Nomination Paper, Declaration of Qualification:
    See ARS §16-311
  2. Nomination Petitions:
    Petitions must be copied onto one page, front to back on letter-sized paper.
    The candidate must file at least the minimum number of signatures required for their school district and no more than the maximum number.
  3. Committee Statement of Organization
    A candidate for election or retention shall register as a committee if the candidate receives contributions or makes expenditures, in any combination, of at least $1,300.00 in connection with that candidacy.
  4. Available seats and signature requirements.

All forms and necessary paperwork are available for download on this page. Candidate packets are to be filed with the Apache County School Superintendent’s Office. The candidate filing period for school board candidate packets begins June 11, 2022, at 8:00 a.m. and ends July 11, 2022, at 5:00 p.m.

If you have any questions, please call Reita Moore at the Apache County School Superintendent’s Office at (928) 337-7539.


School Governing Board Qualifications
Statement of Interest
Statement of Organization (Campaign Finance)
Filing Petition Signatures
Two Year Term Candidates
Candidate Withdrawal
Write-In Candidates
Cancellation of School Governing Board Election
Candidate Statements

Call Reita Moore at (928) 337-7539 with any questions, Monday through Thursday from 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Disclaimer: Please understand, we are not attorneys and are not allowed by Arizona law to advise you on the statutes concerning elections or the preparation of any legal forms or documents related to elections.

Joy Whiting
Apache County School Superintendent
75 North 1st West
St Johns, AZ 85936
(928) 337-7539
Open 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday