• Election Information - May 6, 2023

    Early voting for the Board of Trustees election will take place from Monday, April 24, 2023 to Tuesday, May 2, 2023 with Election Day voting taking place on Saturday, May 6, 2023. The last day to register to vote in the election is Thursday, April 6, 2023. 

    2023 Candidates

    In May 2023, Places 3 and 4 will on the ballot. Policy BBB(Local)


    Wise County Court Office Building at 308 West Main st (north entrance)

    About the Board of Trustees

    The Board of Trustees consists of seven members elected to serve for overlapping tems of three years each. Elections are conducted in May in accordance with the Texas Secretary of State Uniform Election Calendar. While candidates run for specific places, they do not represent specific geographical areas; rather, each represents Decatur ISD at large.

    Application Process

    - Anyone may pick up a candidate packet from Decatur ISD at 307 S. Cates, Decatur, TX 76234. Packets will be available for pickup beginning Wednesday, January 18, 2023.

    - Completed forms must be filed in the Superintendent's Office no later than Friday, February 17, 2023 at 5 p.m.

    Notice of Deadline to File Application for Place on May 6, 2023 ballot

    Political Subdivisions


    Policy BBB(LEGAL)

    Policy BBA (LEGAL)


    Superintendent's Office
    307 S. Cates, Decatur, TX 76234

    Related Links/Notices

    Wise County Elections Office

    Texas Secretary of State Elections Division

    Texas Ethics Commission