About Elections

      • The Sartell-St. Stephen School Board’s role is to provide leadership and establish policy for the school district. The School Board sets the District goals and allocates resources to meet its objectives.

        The School Board is accountable to the State of Minnesota and the people of the Sartell-St. Stephen School District. School Board members are also responsible for providing oversight to make sure that students are achieving at high levels and that public resources are being effectively and efficiently managed. 

        The Sartell-St. Stephen School Board is made up of six people elected at large to four-year terms. School board elections are held in November. The next election is Tuesday, November 5, 2024.

        If you are interested in running for a school board seat, please review the following materials from the Minnesota School Boards Association (MSBA) and the State of Minnesota:

        • Running for School Board: A Primer for School Board Candidates - MSBA video
        • It's About the Students! A candidate guide from the MSBA - 4-page PDF
        • 2024 State of Minnesota Campaign Manual - 80-pages
        • Notice of Filing Dates - 1-page PDF (also available in the Sartell Newsleader)

        The Minnesota Secretary of State oversees statewide elections; the links below go to that website.

      Candidacy Filing Period

      Election Notices

      Campaign Finance Reports - 2022

      Campaign Finance Reports - 2020

      Unofficial Results


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