Public Invited to Ask Questions
6:30-8 pm Wednesday, October 24th
St. Louis City School Board Candidates Forum
Sponsored by League of Women Voters
Metro High School
4015 McPherson, Central West End
Voters will elect 2 seats on the School Board this November 6th and 2 seats on April 2nd, 2019. Candidates run citywide and nonpartisan. The candidates receiving the first and second most votes win.
LWV Voter Guide Information on School Board Candidates
Answers to 20 Personal Side Questions @ 7th Ward Independent Democrats School Board Candidate Survey
Answers to 25 Views & Goals Questions @ 7th Ward Independent Democrats School Board Candidate Survey
Answers to 20 Questions @ St. Louis Schools Watch Survey of School Board Candidates
All the Answers to 25 Views & Goals Questions in 7th Ward Independent Democrats School Board Candidate Survey are posted here.
7 of 7 School Board Candidates support full return of St. Louis City Public Schools governance to the elected School Board.
4 of 7 School Board Candidates oppose electing the St. Louis City School Board by districts instead of at-large.
3 of 7 School Board Candidates support making the St. Louis City School Board a salaried office.
7 of 7 School Board Candidates pledge not to take campaign money from Rex Sinquefield or his PACs.
7 of 7 School Board Candidates pledge to testify against tax abatements.
3 of 7 School Board Candidates want a moratorium or limit on the number of new charter schools than can open in St. Louis City.
2 of 7 School Board Candidates would be open to public tax dollars going to support private education (vouchers, tax credits, or direct appropriation) if the district was flush with cash.
7 of 7 School Board Candidates do not want teachers carrying guns into St. Louis City Public Schools.
5 of 7 School Board Candidates oppose teaching creationism or intelligent design in St. Louis Public Schools.
5 of 7 School Board Candidates oppose allowing the anti-abortion group Thrive to teach its Best Choice abstinence-based sex education program in St. Louis City Public Schools.
1 of 7 School Board Candidates supports consolidation of all school districts in St. Louis City and St. Louis County into one school district.
Regret to inform you that we are cancelling Sunday’s School Board Candidate Forum at Nadine’s and we will not be rescheduling.
We will get all the 7th Ward School Board Candidate Survey answers posted to our website in next few days.
We know this was going to be a great opportunity to hear from the candidates and we do apologize for cancelling.
Sorry for any inconvenience.