Thirteen candidates will vie this fall for a spot on the Houston Independent School District Board of Education.
Monday marked the last day candidates could file for election and be included on the ballot. The election is scheduled for Tuesday, Nov. 3. Early voting will run from Monday, Oct. 19 to Friday, Oct. 30. Winners will serve a four-year term that starts in January 2016.
The four seats expiring at the end of the year are Districts II, III, IV and VIII. Candidates for these seats include:
Trustee District II
Rhonda Skillern-Jones (Incumbent)
Dr. Youlette Jayne “Baby Jane” McCullough
Darlene “Koffey” Smith
Trustee District III
Manuel Rodriguez (Incumbent)
Trustee District IV
Dr. Ann McCoy
Trustee District VIII
Juliet Stipeche (Incumbent)
For more information about the HISD Board of Education election, go online to www.houstonisd.org/board.