On Monday, April 13, 2020, the Melissa Schools Board of Trustees approved an order to postpone the May 2, 2020 Melissa ISD General Trustee Election until Nov. 3, 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic. By postponing the election, existing candidate filings will be preserved through the new election date.
The voter registration deadline for the November election is Oct. 5, 2020. Early voting will go from Oct. 19-30, 2020. Election Day is Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2020. Voters may cast their ballot at any polling place contracted by the Collin County Elections Administration.
According to the Texas Secretary of State, Under Art. XVI, Sec. 17 of the Texas Constitution, the individuals who currently hold public offices that are scheduled to be on the ballot on the May uniform election date will continue to exercise the duties of those offices until the new officers take their oaths of office, following the November uniform election date.
For more information about the Board of Trustees and the upcoming election, visit our Board Election Information page.
Maddie Coe, Director of Communications