The School Board will hold an Election to fill one vacancy when the term of Douglas C. Morrison expires in July. The School District's annual Election will be held June 6, 2017 from 7:00 A.M. until 7:00 P.M.

Candidates for Office of School Board member must be registered voters who reside in the Sioux Falls School District.  Petitions can be picked up in the Office of the Business Manager beginning March 1, 2017. The petitions must be returned to the Office of the Business Manager by 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 28, 2017.

The Candidates for this election (in ballot order) are:

Dimitrios Gliarmis

Randy Dobberpuhl

Cynthia H. Mickelson

Carol L. Robinson

Absentee Voting will begin May 8, 2017 between the hours of 8:00a.m. and 5p.m., Monday through Friday at the Instructional Planning Center, 201 E. 38th Street, Sioux Falls, SD.  Remember to bring one of the four forms of identification (listed below) with you when you Absentee Vote in office.  Absentee ballots will be available until 5:00 p.m. Monday, June 5, 2017.

Applications for Absentee Ballots may be submitted to the Office of the Business Manager, 201 East 38th Street, Sioux Falls, SD  57105.  The application must be completed in full and returned with a copy of one of the following forms of identification:

  • A South Dakota driver's license or a State of South Dakota issued non-driver's license
  • A Current Student picture ID from a state accredited college, university, high school or technical school
  • A Tribal Photo Identification Card
  • A passport or other picture identification card issued by an agency of the US Government (such as a Veteran's Administration ID)


The application can be signed in front of a South Dakota Notary Public witnessing the signing of the application.

The Absentee Ballot Application may be downloaded from the SD Secretary of State's website:  Absentee Ballot Application

Voter Registration Deadline for this Election is May 22, 2017. Voter Registration Forms must be turned in to the respective county auditor (either Lincoln County or Minnehaha County) no later than 5:00 p.m. on May 22, 2017.

Sample Ballot

Map of Vote Centers