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Provo City School District

Timpview High School

Last modified: December 7, 2018

How To Run For Office

Frequently Asked Questions

About Student Government

Packet Questions

Position Questions

Election Week Questions

Important Dates & Deadlines

February 21

First Mandatory Election Information Meeting at lunch or after school in U20 (Baker’s room). We will Go over rules for running & election packet information. Make sure to sign the roll to get checked by teachers and administration (this does not mean you are committing to running)

March 21

Election Packet DUE by 3pm SHARP in the Main Office Turn into Main Office, NOT to Baker, Keaton, or any Student Government member). IF THERE ARE ANY PROBLEMS WITH YOUR PACKET YOU WILL BE DISQUALIFIED! You will be notified within that week if you are disqualified due to errors in your packet. The sooner you turn in your packet, the sooner you can be approved and not risk an error on your packet.

Ballot pictures will be DUE. Email to Baker at cassidyb@provo.edu. If you do not submit a picture you will not have one put on the ballot.

March 22

Second Mandatory Election Meeting at lunch or after school in U20 (Baker’s room).

SBO Commercials DUE by email to cassidyb@provo.edu (Optional for any other candidates, SBOs will be featured in the next video announcement, and all others will be posted on the school website and Facebook). Email videos to Baker at cassidyb@provo.edu

March 23

Approve posters during lunch or after school (2:15-3 in Bakers room) THIS IS THE ONLY DAY TO GET POSTERS APPROVED.

Election Week: March 27 – 30

March 31: Elected Positions Results Posted

Results will be posted on the Student Government election website by 5:00 p.m.

April 13 -14: Appointed Position interviews

April 15: Appointed Position Results posted

Results will be posted on the Student Government election website by 8:00 p.m.

Deadlines

February 21

Mandatory Information Meeting at lunch or after school (Must attend 1 – either at lunch OR after school in U20). Work on your Election Application.

March 21

Election Application DUE by 3pm to the Main Office – do not hand to student gov member or advisor. Declare Position on Election Website by 3pm. Pictures for ballots DUE! If you do not send a picture to Baker, then your ballot will read “Picture Not Available”. Send to cassidyb@provo.edu

March 22

SBO Commercials DUE by email to cassidyb@provo.edu (Optional for any other candidates, SBOs will be featured in the next video announcement, and all others will be posted on the school website and Facebook). Email videos to Baker at cassidyb@provo.edu

2nd Election Meeting (Review of Election Rules) @ lunch or after school (you just need to attend one of the meetings)

March 23

Video links are DUE. Email to Baker at cassidyb.provo.edu. The ONLY TIME to approve your posters (2:15 – 3:00pm or during lunch in Baker’s Room U20) (If you are making tons of the same things, then just bring one sample to approve. If you have all your posters being different, they all need to be approved)

ELECTION WEEK: March 27 – 30

April 10

Interview Slots Sign up sheets for appointed positions on Baker’s door (U20)

April 13 – 14: Appointed Interviews

April 15: Results Posted by 8:00 pm