Due to technical difficulties the Annual Candidate's Forum was not able to be recorded on April 2nd. However, the Newark Trust for Education remains committed to delivering you the information needed to make an informed vote on Tuesday, May 12, 2020. To ensure this we will ask each candidate to submit written responses to the forum questions and post them on our website for community access (post date to be announced Monday, April 6th).

In the meantime there are still ways for you to get involved.

Meet the 2020 Newark School Board Candidates! Visit Campaign Central to learn more about the six candidates running for election to the Newark Board of Education. Here you will find candidate biographies and recorded interviews. Stay tuned for announcement of the Annual Candidates Forum broadcast date.

  • New Election Date - Tuesday, May 12, 2020
  • All voting to be conducted via mail (registered voters will automatically receive a mail-in ballot).
  • Candidates Forum questions and responses will be posted on the Trust's website (date tba).
  • Mail Your Ballot on or before May 12, 2020.

Are you registered to vote? Check your voter registration status by clicking here and download voter registration forms here. All voter registration forms must be post marked 21 days prior to the election.