Grand Prairie ISD Board Elections
Board of Trustees May 2020 Election
The following candidates for the GPISD Board election have been certified as unopposed and are hereby elected: Single Member District 2 - Bryan Parra, At-Large Place 3 - Gloria Carrillo, and Single Member District 4 - Aaron King. Click here to view the order of cancellation.
Grand Prairie ISD has a new election system. Five of the Trustee positions will be elected from single-member districts, and the other two positions will be elected “at-large.” Map of the single-member district boundaries.
Candidates for single-member district positions must reside within the boundaries of that district. Candidates for at-large positions may live anywhere within the boundaries of the Grand Prairie ISD.
Duties of the Board
Operating within the legal parameters of the state and federal constitutions, statutes, courts, and administrative agencies, the Board is charged with the responsibility of providing the finest educational program possible for the students in the District. School trustees make all final decisions regarding the school district's priorities, policies, personnel, textbooks, expenditures, and growth management. Trustees adopt a budget that is necessary to maintain and operate the schools, levy taxes to support the budget and submit bond issues to the citizens of the District to finance construction projects.
What Positions are up for Election?
May 2020: Single Member District 2, At-Large Place 3, Single Member District 4
(election cancelled, all candidates are unopposed)
May 2021: Single Member District 1, Single Member District 5
May 2022: Single Member District 6, At-Large Place 7
School Board Members and Term Expiration
Terry Brooks - Single Member District 1 - May 2021
Chester McCrary - Single Member District 2 - May 2020
Gloria Carrillo - Place 3 At Large - May 2020
D. Aaron King - Single Member District 4 - May 2020
David Espinosa - Single Member District 5 - May 2021
Emily Liles - Single Member District 6 - May 2022
Burke Hall - Place 7 At Large - May 2022