Voting Location, Date and Time
Voting will take place in the Starpoint High School, 4363 Mapleton Rd., Lockport, NY, in the Gymnasium on Tuesday, May 18th from 7:00 am until 8:00 pm. Please enter at Driveway D and enter through the Fine Arts and Athletic Center entrance. Voting will be to the immediate right upon entering the building.
Absentee Ballot Voting
Voters who cannot or prefer not to get to the polls on the day of the vote due to illness, travel outside the county or potential worry of contraction of the COVID-19 virus may download an absentee ballot application above. Please fill out and return the application to the District Clerk, Dorothy Szpaicher, via email at firstname.lastname@example.org, regular mail or in-person. An absentee ballot will then be sent or handed out, if received in person, to residents who have completed the request for an absentee ballot application. The application can also be picked up in person in the office of the District Clerk, located at the end of D-wing in the Business Office, between the hours of 8:00 am and 4:00 pm Monday through Friday. Absentee ballots must be returned to the District Clerk's office no later than 5:00 pm on May 18, 2021.
To be eligible to vote, you must be:
- at least 18 years of age;
- a United States citizen;
- a resident of the District for at least 30 days immediately prior to the vote.
Voting inspectors will confirm a voter's eligibility by checking Niagara County voter registration records provided to the District by the Niagara County Board of Elections. However, you do not need to be a registered voter to vote in a school election; you may sign an affidavit attesting to your eligibility (see Voter Eligibility above).
On the May 18th Ballot is One Proposition and the Election of Three Board of Education Members as follows:
Proposition I: General Fund Budget - $57,275,368
Shall the general fund budget totaling $57,275,368 as adopted by the Board of Education for the school year 2021-2022, be approved and the required funds be raised by a tax upon the taxable property of the school district, to be levied and collected as required by law?
Election of Three Trustees to the Board of Education
On May 18th, voters will be electing THREE candidates to the Starpoint Central School District Board of Education. The terms of Mr. Gregory G. Brehm, Mr. Nicholas K. Kwasniak, and Mr. Anthony C. Perez will expire on June 30, 2021. The following candidates are running as candidates for the Board of Education. Each term is a three (3) year term beginning on July 1, 2021 through June 20, 2024.
On the Ballot:
1A – Michelle L. Leuer
2A – Jason B. Madden
3A – Gregory G. Brehm
If you have any questions or concerns please contact the District Clerk, Dorothy Szpaicher, at email@example.com or by calling 716-210-2352.