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In terms of average household income and poverty rate, [[Frederick County, Virginia|Frederick County]] overperformed in these areas. The average household income was $66,440 compared to $63,302 in the entire state. Frederick County had a poverty rate of 7.9%, while the poverty rate for Virginia was 10.7%. The graduation rate was an area where Frederick County underperformed, 84.3% compared to 86.6% statewide. <ref name=Census/>
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In terms of average household income and poverty rate, [[Frederick County, Virginia|Frederick County]] overperformed in these areas. The average household income was $66,440 compared to $63,302 in the entire state. Frederick County had a poverty rate of 7.9%, while the poverty rate for Virginia was 10.7%. The graduation rate was an area where Frederick County underperformed, 84.3% compared to 86.6% statewide.<ref name=Census/>
  
 
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==Method of board member selection==
 
==Method of board member selection==
The Frederick County School Board consists of seven members who serve four-year terms. Six of those members serve by magisterial districts, and one serves at-large. FCPS did not hold a primary election, and the general election was held on November 5, 2013. Though the board is officially partisan, all current members ran as independents in the last race.<ref>[https://www.voterinfo.sbe.virginia.gov/election/DATA/2011/EB178FD6-875D-4B0D-A295-900A0482F523/Official/00_069_s.shtml ''Virginia State Board of Elections'' "November 2011 General Election Official Results," accessed October 3, 2013]</ref>
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The Frederick County School Board consists of seven members who serve four-year terms. Six of those members serve by magisterial districts, and one serves at-large. FCPS did not hold a primary election, and the general election was held on November 5, 2013. Though the board is officially partisan, all current members ran as independents in the last race.<ref>[https://www.voterinfo.sbe.virginia.gov/election/DATA/2011/EB178FD6-875D-4B0D-A295-900A0482F523/Official/00_069_s.shtml ''Virginia State Board of Elections'', "November 2011 General Election Official Results," accessed October 3, 2013]</ref>
  
 
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No contributions or expenditures were reported during the election, according to the Virginia State Board of Elections.<ref>[http://cfreports.sbe.virginia.gov/?page=1 ''Virginia State Board of Elections'' "Campaign Finance Reports," accessed December 18, 2013]</ref>
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No contributions or expenditures were reported during the election, according to the Virginia State Board of Elections.<ref>[http://cfreports.sbe.virginia.gov/?page=1 ''Virginia State Board of Elections'', "Campaign Finance Reports," accessed December 18, 2013]</ref>
  
 
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* [[School board elections review: Voters opt for experience over new blood in nation's largest school districts]]
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* [[Frederick County Public Schools, Virginia|Frederick County Public Schools]]
 
* [[Frederick County Public Schools, Virginia|Frederick County Public Schools]]

Latest revision as of 06:28, 9 May 2014

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2013 Frederick County Public Schools Elections

General Election date:
November 5, 2013
Table of Contents
About the district
Method of election
Elections
What was at stake?
Key deadlines
Additional measures
External links
References
See also
Virginia
Frederick County Public Schools
Frederick County, Virginia ballot measures
Local ballot measures, Virginia
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Three seats were up for election on the Frederick County School Board on November 5, 2013. Unopposed incumbents Peggy Clark, John Lamanna and Frank E. Wright retained their Redbud, Shawnee and Stonewall District seats, respectively.

About the district

See also: Frederick County Public Schools, Virginia
Frederick County Public Schools is located in Frederick County, VA
Frederick County Public Schools is located in Frederick County, Virginia. According to the 2010 U.S. Census, Frederick County is home to 78,305 residents.[1]

Demographics

In terms of average household income and poverty rate, Frederick County overperformed in these areas. The average household income was $66,440 compared to $63,302 in the entire state. Frederick County had a poverty rate of 7.9%, while the poverty rate for Virginia was 10.7%. The graduation rate was an area where Frederick County underperformed, 84.3% compared to 86.6% statewide.[1]

Racial Demographics, 2010[1]
Race Frederick County (%) Virginia (%)
White 91.8 71.1
Hispanic or Latino 7.0 8.4
Black 4.5 19.7
Asian 1.8 6.0
American Indian 0.4 0.5
Two or More Races 1.3 2.6

Presidential Voting Pattern[2]
Year Democratic Vote (%) Republican Vote (%)
2012 34.9 62.8
2008 38.6 59.9
2004 31.0 67.9
2000 32.0 65.1

Note: The United States Census Bureau considers "Hispanic or Latino" to be a place of origin, not a race. Therefore, the Census allows citizens to report both their race and that they are from a "Hispanic or Latino" place of origin simultaneously. As a result, the percentages in each column of the racial demographics table will exceed 100 percent. Each column will add up to 100 percent after removing the "Hispanic or Latino" place of origin percentages.[3]

Method of board member selection

The Frederick County School Board consists of seven members who serve four-year terms. Six of those members serve by magisterial districts, and one serves at-large. FCPS did not hold a primary election, and the general election was held on November 5, 2013. Though the board is officially partisan, all current members ran as independents in the last race.[4]

Elections

2013

Candidates

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  • John Lamanna
    • Incumbent
    • Executive Director, Timber Ridge School

Election results

Frederick County Public Schools, Red Bud District, 4-year term, 2013
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Independent Green check mark transparent.pngPeggy Clark Incumbent 99.1% 2,535
     Independent Write-in votes 0.9% 24
Total Votes 2,559
Source: Frederick County, Virginia, "November 2013 General Election Official Results," accessed December 12, 2013


Frederick County Public Schools, Shawnee District, 4-year term, 2013
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Independent Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Lamanna Incumbent 99.2% 2,892
     Independent Write-in votes 0.8% 22
Total Votes 2,914
Source: Frederick County, Virginia, "November 2013 General Election Official Results," accessed December 12, 2013


Frederick County Public Schools, Stonewall District, 4-year term, 2013
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Independent Green check mark transparent.pngFrank E. Wright Incumbent 98.9% 2,309
     Independent Write-in votes 1.1% 25
Total Votes 2,334
Source: Frederick County, Virginia, "November 2013 General Election Official Results," accessed December 12, 2013

Endorsements

No endorsements were made in this election.

Campaign finance

No contributions or expenditures were reported during the election, according to the Virginia State Board of Elections.[5]

Past elections

What was at stake?

Three seats were up for election on the Frederick County Public School Board. All three incumbents ran unopposed races and won re-election of their district seats.

Key deadlines

The following dates were key deadlines for the Frederick County Public School Board election in 2013:[6]

Deadline Event
June 11, 2013 Last day to file nominating petitions
October 15, 2013 Last day to register to vote
November 5, 2013 Election day

Additional elections on the ballot

This election shared the ballot with other municipal and school board elections, as well as the statewide offices for governor, lieutenant governor and attorney general.

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