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2019 HPISD School Board Election: May 4, 2019

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. 


Please see the below May 5, 2018 Election Results 

Highland Park ISD voters have selected Jim Hitzelberger and Lee Michaels to serve three-year terms on the Board of Trustees. According to Dallas County Elections, the vote totals are:
Place 1 
  • Jim Hitzelberger - 1,809 votes (100%)
Place 2
  • Lee Michaels - 1,579 votes (83.50%)
  • Renee Arumugam - 312 votes (16.50%)
The new trustees will be sworn into office during the next School Board meeting May 15, 2018.