Polling places are open from 10 am to 8 pm, with polling places varying by district and often different from general election polling places. Residents may vote in any polling place in their school district. For information about locations, voters may visit the Department of Elections website by clicking here. The phone numbers for the county departments are: New Castle County, 302-577-3464; Kent County, Phone: 302-739-4498; Sussex County, Phone: 302-856-5367.
Who is Eligible to Vote in School Board Elections?
It is not necessary to be registered for purposes of a general election to vote in school board elections.
Every citizen 18 years of age or over who resides in the school district is eligible to vote at the school board election in the school district in which the citizen resides.
The voter must present reasonable identification documenting their place of residence in the school district. The identification may be any of the following:
In New Castle County, the following school districts have openings: Appoquinimink, Brandywine, Christina, and Colonial. The list of candidates, polling places, etc., can be found by clicking on the district name.Christina School District.
There will also be a referendum on the Cape Henlopen ballot. Information about that is here.