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
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.