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Election Information

2020 HPISD School Board Election: May 2, 2020

The Highland Park ISD Board of Trustees consists of seven members, each of whom has been elected to serve a three-year term. School board members are entrusted with the responsibility of setting policy and promoting educational excellence for Highland Park ISD and receive no compensation. Elections are conducted annually in May. While candidates run for specific places, they do not represent specific geographical areas. 

Ballot applications for two at-large positions of the Highland Park ISD Board of Trustees will be accepted by the Business Services Office between the dates of January 15 through February 14, 2020, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. and on Friday, February 14, 2020, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

The election held on May 2, 2020, will be held by Highland Park ISD for the purpose of electing Trustees to serve three-year terms for Places Six (6) and Seven (7).

For more information or a candidate filing packet, contact: Frances Hager, Business Services Department, Highland Park ISD Administration Annex, 6915 Westchester Dr., Dallas, Texas 75205.  Phone: 214-780-3016; e-mail address:

Applications may be submitted in person at the address listed above or may be submitted by USPS mail addressed to Frances Hager, Highland Park ISD, 7015 Westchester Dr., Dallas, Texas  75205.



The following individuals have filed an application for a place on the 2020 general election ballot:

Place 6: Stacy Kelly - Application for Place on the Ballot

Place 7: Tom Sharpe - Application for Place on the Ballot


Candidate Resources

Candidate Eligibility/Qualifications

Training Video for Candidates (TASB)

Campaign Finance Report

Additional Election Information