Information for Candidates

Have you considered being a Catholic School Board Trustee?

Nomination Packages will be available for pick-up at the Catholic School Division Office in St. Albert (6 St. Vital Avenue) beginning January 4, 2021 and are also available on the website, below.  Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the School Division Office is currently closed to the public. If you wish to pick-up a Nomination Package in January, please call 780-459-7711 for an appointment. Plan for about 20 minutes at pick-up time to review the package requirements.

Candidates must live within the division boundaries to represent any Ward in which they run, and be Catholic. The Office of School Trustee is an elected, paid position with a variety of responsibilities and commitments. For more information please review the contents of the Nomination Package, below, or contact Iva Paulik, Secretary-Treasurer & Returning Officer at 780-459-7711, or email ipaulik@gsacrd.ab.ca.

Completed Nominations will be accepted, by appointment only, during operational days, from January 4, 2021 to 12:00 noon on September 20, 2021, at the Catholic School Division Office in St. Albert (6 St. Vital Avenue).  Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the School Division Office is currently closed to the public.

Additional information will be added to the website as it becomes available.

Nomination Package Contents

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  1. Office of Catholic School Trustee
  2. Form 4 - Nomination Paper and Candidate Acceptance (please choose only the specific Ward Nomination Form in which you wish to run)
  3. Instruction Sheet - Completing the Nomination Papers and Additional Info
  4. Form 5 – Candidate Information
  5. Information Sheet on Eligibility and Residency
  6. Disclosure of Candidate Information Form, Request for Photo, and Statement for posting on “Why you are Running for Trustee”
  7. Information Sheet on “Why you are Running for Trustee”
  8. Form 16 – Statement of Scrutineer or Official Agent (if applicable)
  9. Information Sheet - Election Finances and Contributions Disclosure Information, including Third Party Advertising
  10. Form 26 – Campaign Disclosure Statement and Financial Statement
  11. Form 27 – Registration of a Third Party
  12. Form 28 – Third Party Advertising Contribution Statement
  13. Greater St. Albert Catholic Schools - Jurisdiction Map (includes all three wards)
  14. Business Card of Returning Officer, Iva Paulik, Secretary-Treasurer

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