2019 HISD School Board Elections

HISD Board of Education seats for Districts II, III, IV, and VIII are up for election on November 5, 2019. Regardless of the results of the Texas Education Agencies investigation and state accountability ratings, these elections WILL happen. Below you can find the candidates Houston GPS endorses, along with resources to help you navigate HISD school board elections.

HISD School Board Election Resources

Check if You are Registered

You can check to see if you are registered to vote with the Texas Secretary of State. Make sure you are registered for your current address of residence.

Register to Vote

In Texas, voter registration must be mailed to your local County Voter Registrar or given to a Volunteer Deputy Voter Registrar. To register, you can fill out the form online here and then mail it to your local County Voter Registrar (here if you live in Harris County).

Change of Name or Address

If you are already registered and need to change your name or address within the same county in which you are registered, you can fill out a form online here.

Find Your HISD School Board District

You can check which HISD district you live in and see if your trustee seat is up for election this year online here (your district number is the Houston ISD Position listed under info). Districts II, III, IV, and VIII (positions 2, 3, 4, and 8) are up for election.

Polling Locations and Early Voting Dates

Harris County now has Countywide Polling Centers that allow you to vote at any polling location on election day. To find more information about polling locations, visit here. Early voting will be available from October 21, 2019 to November 1, 2019. To find information about early voting hours and locations, visit here.

Voter ID Requirements and Voting by Mail

You will need a valid form of ID to vote. To see accepted forms of ID and what to do if you cannot reasonably obtain an ID, visit here. Some voters are eligible to vote by mail. To see if you are eligible and to learn the procedure for voting by mail, visit here.

Houston GPS Endorsed Candidates

Houston GPS has endorsed the following candidates because we believe that they best represent our five core values: impact, equity, stewardship, collaboration, and leadership. To learn more about our core values visit here. To learn more about each endorsed candidate, click their photo below.

Kathy Blueford-Daniels

District II


Dani Hernandez

District III

Reagan Flowers

District IV

Matt Barnes

District IV

Judith Cruz

District VIII

District Information

Of the nine HISD school board districts, Districts II, III, IV, and VIII are up for election this November. To learn more about each district, click the district number below.