Virginia school board elections, 2014
Poll Opening and Closing Times
A total of eight Virginia school districts among America's largest school districts by enrollment will hold elections in 2014 for 27 seats. Chesterfield County Public Schools held a special election on March 18, 2014, for one seat. Three districts scheduled elections for May 6, 2014, while four districts will hold elections on November 4, 2014.
Here are several quick facts about Virginia's school board elections in 2014:
- The largest school district by enrollment with an election in 2014 is Virginia Beach City Public Schools with 71,185 K-12 students.
- The smallest school district by enrollment with an election in 2014 is Suffolk Public Schools with 14,507 K-12 students.
- Chesapeake Public Schools and Virginia Beach City Public Schools have the most seats on the ballot in 2014 with five seats up for election in each district.
- Arlington Public Schools and Chesterfield County Public Schools have the fewest seats on the ballot in 2014 with one seat up for election in each district.
The districts listed below served 272,878 K-12 students during the 2010-2011 school year, according to the National Center for Education Statistics. Click on the district names for more information on the district and its school board elections.
|2014 Virginia School Board Elections|
|District||Date||Seats up for election||Total board seats||Student enrollment|
|Chesterfield County Public Schools||3/18/2014||1||5||59,233|
|Chesapeake Public Schools||5/6/2014||5||9||39,748|
|Hampton City Schools||5/6/2014||3||7||21,588|
|Newport News City Public Schools||5/6/2014||4||7||30,488|
|Arlington Public Schools||11/4/2014||1||5||21,485|
|Portsmouth Public Schools||11/4/2014||4||9||14,674|
|Suffolk Public Schools||11/4/2014||4||7||14,507|
|Virginia Beach City Public Schools||11/4/2014||5||11||71,185|