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Voting in the June 9, 2020 vote and election

The 2020-21 school budget and board of education election will take place on June 9, 2020, by absentee ballot only. Read about the proposed 2020-21 school budget.

According to Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s Executive Order No. 202.26, issued Friday, May 1, 2020, all voting will be by absentee ballot. School districts must send absentee ballots with a postage paid return envelope to each “qualified voter.”

You are a qualified voter if you are:

  • U.S. Citizen
  • 18 years of age
  • Resident of the district for at least 30 days

Absentee Ballot Information

Anyone who meets the definition of a “qualified voter” but has not registered to vote must do so to receive an absentee ballot. A qualified voter may register with the county or with the school district. For information on how to register, please contact the District Clerk at varneyau@sgfcsd.org/518-793-9617 or the Saratoga County Board of Elections at 518-885-2249. Ballots can also be requested in person on Tuesday, May 26 from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the Administrative Center, 6 Bluebird Road, South Glens Falls.

Counting of the ballots will be visible through a livestream beginning at 5 p.m. View the livestream here.

Username: SGFLIVE@sgfcsd.org
Password: LiveSGFCSD

Board of Education Candidates

Voters will elect three members to the board of education. The three candidates, who are all incumbents, include:

  • Dr. Christine Dawson
  • William Elder
  • Lisa Hogan

View candidate profiles here.