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Election Information

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Upcoming NISD Board of Trustees Election

May 6, 2023

The next NISD School Board General Election will be held May 6, 2023 with Early Voting April 24 - May 2. There are three seats up for election – Place 5, Place 6 and Place 7. View the ballot language for the school board election, including the order the candidate names will appear.

Voter Registration Deadline – April 6

Visit to register to vote and/or to update your address if you have recently moved.

Board Service

Northwest ISD Board Members are elected to three-year terms of office. On a 2-2-3 rotating basis, board seats are filled during the elections held in May. All board members are elected at-large, representing the entire district.

Filing Period January 18 - February 17

The next NISD School Board General Election will be held May 6, 2023. Board candidate packets are available at the Northwest ISD Administration Building, 2001 Texan Drive, Justin. The filing period opens January 18, 2023, and the last day to file for a place on the ballot is 5 p.m., February 17, 2023. Candidates may file during business hours at the NISD Administration Building, by e-mail to, by fax to 817-215-0170, or by mail to Northwest ISD, Elections Coordinator, P.O. Box 77070, Fort Worth, Texas 76177-0070. Contact the NISD Elections Coordinator for more information.

Candidate Requirements

Candidates to the Board of Trustees must conform to the requirements of the Texas Education Code. Click here for qualifications required to serve as a Northwest ISD Trustee. For Texas Secretary of State candidate information, click here. Current state law requires a candidate for trustee of an independent school district to be a qualified voter by the time required by Election Code Section 141.001.  

Contact Us

Northwest ISD's elections are managed by Angela Scott, public affairs coordinator. Ms. Scott can be reached via email at or by phone at 817-698-1088.