Mequon-Thiensville School District

Spring 2024 Election

April 2, 2024 - Election Results

Candidacy Tracking

Notice of School Board Election

An election is to be held in the School District of Mequon-Thiensville, on Tuesday, April 2, 2024.

Notice of School Board Election - April 2, 2024

The following offices are to be elected to succeed the present incumbents listed:

Office Incumbent - School Board Member Shelley D. Burns

Office Incumbent - School Board Member Andrew Hopkins

Office Incumbent - School Board Member Paula Taebel

Office Terms - The term of office for school board member is three years beginning on Monday, April 22, 2024. A description of the school district boundaries can be obtained from the school district office.

For Candidates
A Campaign Registration Statement and a Declaration of Candidacy, must be filed no later than 5:00 p.m., on Tuesday, January 2, 2024, in the office of the school district clerk.

Primary Election
If a primary is necessary, the primary will be held on Tuesday, February 20, 2024

Additional Information
Acceptable Photo ID will be required to vote at this election. If you do not have a photo ID you may obtain a free ID for voting from the Division of Motor Vehicles.

WASB - Guide for School Board Candidates


 

Ballot Order

Certificate of Nomination
 
Ballot Order:
  • Mary Gavigan
  • Andrew Hopkins
  • Shelley Burns

 

Ballot Access Checklist (Form ELIS-5 SD)

Each of the following forms must be completed and filed on time by a candidate for School District office in order for the candidate’s name to be placed on the ballot at the February 20, 2024 Spring Primary (if necessary) and the April 2, 2024 Spring Election. The filing officer for School District offices is the School District Clerk. Candidates should contact their filing officer for further information or to obtain any of the necessary forms.

Ballot Access Checklist Form

All School District Candidates must:

  • Complete and Submit a Campaign Registration Statement (Form CF-1) to the filing officer prior to raising or spending any funds, and no later than 5 p.m. on Tuesday, January 2, 2024, or the candidate’s name will not be placed on the ballot. If the form is faxed or emailed, the original document must follow postmarked no later than January 1, 2024. Wis. Stat. §§ 8.10(5), 8.21, 8.30(4), 120.06(6)(b), Wis. Admin. Code EL § 6.04.

New Candidates

  • File a campaign registration statement before campaign funds are collected or spent or before submitting nomination papers. Wis. Stat. §§ 11.0202(1)(a), 11.0101(1).

Continuing Candidates

  • Amend your current registration, including the office sought and the new election and primary dates. Wis. Stat. §§ 11.0202 (1)(a), 11.0101(1).
  • Complete and Submit a Declaration of Candidacy (Form EL-162sd) to the filing officer no later than 5 p.m. on Tuesday, January 2, 2024 or the candidate’s name will not be placed on the ballot. If the form is faxed or emailed, the original document must follow, postmarked no later than January 1, 2024. Wis. Stat. §§ 8.10(5), 8.21, 8.30(4), Wis. Admin. Code EL § 6.04.

     

Other Resources

Note: The forms prescribed by the Wisconsin Ethics Commission for the making of reports and statements under the campaign finance laws are available on the commissions website (https://ethics.wi.gov/forms and http://elections.wi.gov/forms).

Note: The forms prescribed by the Wisconsin Ethics Commission for the making of reports and statements under the campaign finance laws are available on the commissions website (https://ethics.wi.gov/forms and http://elections.wi.gov/forms).

 

Election Timeline

Date Event

Friday, December 22, 2023

5 p.m. deadline for incumbents to file Notification of Non-Candidacy
to District Filing Officer


Tuesday, January 2, 2024
5 p.m. deadline for candidates to submit Declaration of
Candidacy and Campaign Finance Statement to District Filing Officer

 

Tuesday, February 20, 2024 Primary Election (if necessary)
Tuesday, April 2, 2024 Spring Election Day