Become a Trustee

Become a School Board Trustee 

May 17, 2017

If you are passionate about education, you should consider running for your local school board and be a leader in your community. 

The Parkland School Division 2017 School Board Election Handbook provides information about Election 2017 along with an overview of the roles and responsibilities of a School Board Trustee, wards, school year calendars and board and committee meetings. 

Parkland School Division has partnered with Parkland County to conduct the 2017 election. Parkland County’s Elections webpage provides information, links to election forms and documents and updates for candidates. Nomination day is September 18, for the election on October 16, 2017.

Check the Alberta School Boards Association’s website for further online information sessions and resources to gain an understanding on the rewards and challenges of serving on a school board and eligibility requirements of becoming a school board trustee. Forms, regulations and the 2017 School Board Elections Information Package by Alberta Education can be accessed at Alberta Education’s website.

Alberta School Boards Association - Become a Trustee Brochure

For more information regarding the nomination and election process, please contact:

Doug Tymchyshyn
Returning Officer for Parkland School Division No. 70
Legal and Legislative Services
53109A HWY 779
Parkland County, AB
T7Z 1R1
Phone: 780-968-8888 ext. 3234