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Revision as of 13:05, 26 March 2014

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2014 Green Bay Area Public School District Elections

General Election date:
April 1, 2014
Table of Contents
About the district
Method of election
Elections
Key deadlines
Additional elections
External links
References
See also
Wisconsin
Green Bay Area Public School District
Brown County, Wisconsin ballot measures
Local ballot measures, Wisconsin
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Two seats on the Green Bay Board of Education are up for general election on April 1, 2014. Incumbents Michael Blecha and Katie Maloney are running unopposed for re-election.

About the district

See also: Green Bay Area Public School District, Wisconsin
Green Bay Area Public School District is located in Green Bay, Wisconsin
Green Bay Area Public School District is located in Green Bay, Wisconsin. Green Bay is the county seat of Brown County. According to the United States Census Bureau, Green Bay is home to 104,868 residents.[1] Green Bay Area Public School District is the fifth-largest school district in Wisconsin, serving 20,376 students during the 2010-11 school year.[2]

Demographics

Green Bay underperformed in comparison to the rest of Wisconsin in terms of higher education achievement in 2012. The United States Census Bureau found that 21.3% of Green Bay residents aged 25 years and older had attained a Bachelor's degree compared to 26.4% for Wisconsin as a whole. The median household income in Green Bay was $42,584 compared to $52,627 for the state of Wisconsin. The poverty rate in Green Bay was 16.9% compared to 12.5% for the entire state.[1]

Racial Demographics, 2012[1]
Race Green Bay (%) Wisconsin (%)
White 77.9 86.2
Black or African American 3.5 6.3
American Indian and Alaska Native 4.1 1.0
Asian 4.0 2.3
Two or More Races 3.1 1.8
Hispanic or Latino 13.4 5.9

Presidential votes, 2000-2012[3]
Year Democratic vote (%) Republican vote (%)
2012 48.5 50.2
2008 53.9 44.7
2004 44.5 54.4
2000 45.5 50.3

Method of board member selection

The Green Bay Board of Education consists of seven members elected at-large to three-year terms. There is no primary election and the general election will be held on April 1, 2014. Two seats will be up for election in 2015 and three seats will be on the ballot in 2016.

Candidates for the Board of Education must be 18 years old, citizens of the United States and residents of the district at least 10 days before the election. Each candidate submitted at least 100 valid signatures to the Brown County Clerk by January 7, 2014.[4]

Elections

2014

Candidates

Endorsements

As of February 7, 2014, no candidate has received an endorsement in this election.

Campaign finance

As of February 7, 2014, no candidate has filed a campaign finance report with the district office. State law allows candidates to claim exempt status from campaign finance reporting if contributions and expenditures do not exceed $1,000 during a calendar year.[5]

Past elections

Key deadlines

The following dates are key deadlines for the Green Bay Area Public School District election in 2014:[6][4]

Deadline Event
December 1, 2013 First day to circulate nominating petitions
January 7, 2014 Last day to submit nominating petitions to county clerk
March 24, 2014 Last day to file pre-election campaign finance report
April 1, 2014 Election day
July 21, 2014 Last day to file continuing campaign finance report

Additional elections on the ballot

The Green Bay Board of Education election will share the ballot with other local and county races. Residents of Green Bay will cast ballots for 12 seats on the Common Council. The ballot also includes 26 seats on the Brown County Board of Supervisors.[7]

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