South-Western City School District
Bylaws & Policies
 

5725 - STUDENTS AS PRECINCT ELECTION OFFICIALS

In conjunction with the County Board of Elections, the Board of Education will permit high school students to apply and, if appointed by the Board of Election, to serve as precinct officers at a primary, special, or general election.

To be eligible, a student shall be:

 A.a United States citizen;

 B.a resident of the county;

 C.at least seventeen (17) years of age

 D.enrolled in the senior year of high school

 E.approved by the building principal

As part of the application process, the student shall declare his/her political party affiliation with the Board of Election. Any student selected shall be excused from school on the day of an election at which the student is serving as a precinct officer.

R.C. 3501.22

Adopted 8/13/07