Board Election/Candidate Info

April 7, 2020 

Thank you for your interest in becoming a candidate for the Elkhorn Area School District’s Board of Education!

Important Dates:
December 27, 2019, 5 pm – Deadline for incumbents to file Notification of Non-Candidacy
January 7, 2020, 5 pm – Deadline for candidates to file Declaration of Candidacy and Campaign Registration Statement
February 18, 2020 – Spring Primary (if necessary)
April 7, 2020 – Spring Election

Incumbents: Jenny Ray & Paul Martell 

Any qualified elector wishing to be a candidate and have their name listed on the official ballot for one of the two (2) Elkhorn Area School District Board of Education positions in April, 2020 must submit a Campaign Registration Statement and Declaration of Candidacy to the District Office no later than 5 pm on Tuesday, January 7, 2020. *The Declaration of Candidacy requires notarization.

Questions regarding candidate paperwork may be directed to the Wisconsin Elections Commission at 608-266-8005, the Wisconsin Ethics Commission at 608-266-8123 or Jodi Essman in the District Office at 262-723-3160, ext. 1405 or email at

Regular business hours for the District Office for the Elkhorn Area School District are Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, although the District Office will be open until the 5:00 pm deadline on Tuesday, January 7, 2020, for acceptance of candidacy documents. Please note: The District Office will have limited office hours during holiday break.