• Important Election Dates:

    October 7th: Last day to register to vote
    October 9th: Ballots mailed to all registered
    October 25th: Last day to request a ballot
    October 30th: Last day to mail in your early ballot
    November 5th: Election Day

    Notice of call for special elections and call for arguments

    The Higley Unified School District Governing Board approved on June 14, 2019, resolutions calling for special elections to be held Nov. 5, 2019.

    The first special election resolution authorizes the District to ask voters to modify the purpose or list of capital projects authorized by previous voter-approved bond authorization.

    The second resolution authorizes the District to ask voters to continue the Maintenance and Operations 15% budget override that is currently in place.

    Resolution for Maintenance and Operations Budget Override Continuation Election

    Resolution for Bond Repurpose Election

    Notice of Order and Call of Maintenance and Operations Fund Override Election / Spanish

    Request for Arguments For and Against Override / Spanish 

    Request for Arguments For and Against Bond Repurpose / Spanish

    Pro/Con Arguments for School District Special Election(s)

    The deadline to submit pro/con arguments to the Office of the Maricopa County School Superintendent (MCSS) is Friday, August 9, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. Only arguments containing original signatures are accepted. Electronic statements will not be processed until an original signed version is received by MCSS. A postmark does not constitute a filing. Arguments shall not exceed two hundred words (A.R.S. § 15-481 (B)(9)).

    Please click on the link AND download the pro/con argument form. You may hand-deliver or mail completed form to:
    Office of the Maricopa County School Superintendent
    Attn: Elections
    4041 N. Central Ave., Suite 1200
    Phoenix, AZ 85012

    Pursuant to A.R.S. § 15-481 (B)(9), the county school superintendent shall review all factual statements contained in the written arguments and correct any inaccurate statements of fact. The superintendent shall not review and correct any portion of the written arguments that are identified as statements of the author’s opinion.