Notice of Trustee Vacancies

Three seats for the Helena Public Schools Board of Trustees are up for election May 3, 2022

The seats represent the Elementary (K-8) District and are three-year terms. Anyone interested in these positions must be qualified to vote and live within the Helena Elementary District boundary.

The seats are currently held by:

Siobhan Hathhorn
Libby Goldes
John McEwen

The deadline to file is 5 pm, Thursday, March 24.

IMPORTANT: Candidates for trustee positions are subject to reporting requirements through the Montana Commissioner of Political practices. Current forms are available at: http://politicalpractices.mt.gov/forms.

Printable Form

Declaration of Intent and Oath of Candidacy for Trustee Candidates – 2021 – ELHS Trustee

Forms must be filed with the Helena County Elections Office in the City-County Building, 316 North Park Ave, Room #168, by 5 pm, Thursday, March 24. The forms may also be returned to the District for filing but must be received in the District’s Business Office no later than 4 pm on March 23.

Candidates who do not meet the March 24 deadline may file to be a write-in candidate for any available trustee position through 5 pm on Thursday, March 31, but the candidate’s name will not appear on the ballot.

Forms or additional information may also be obtained by calling Janelle Mickelson, HPS Business Services Administrator, at 406-324-2040 or jmickelson@helenaschools.org Or visit the District’s Business Office at 1325 Poplar St. or the Lewis and Clark County Elections Office in the City-County Building, 316 North Park Ave, Room #168.