Voting Information/District Clerk

  • 2019 District Clerk/Voting Information

    Petitions and absentee ballot applications for the 2019 Board of Education election are now available online through this page.


    Voter information

    Qualifications for voting in school elections are as follows:

    Eighteen (18) years of age
    Resident of the school district for 30 days prior to vote
    Citizen of the United States
    Registered voter*
    *You may register with the school District Clerk up to five (5) days prior to the Annual Election or with Oswego County Board of Elections up to ten (10) days prior to the election. For information on how to register with theOswego County Board of Elections webpage. The District Clerk, Pearl Horn, will conduct voter registration at the District Office Monday through Friday between the hours of  9a.m. and 4 p.m.  Personal identification and proof of residency must be provided at the time of registration.



    Where can I vote?
    Central Square Central School District has two election districts.

    Election District #1: Central Square American Legion, 3301 Fulton Ave, Central Square
    Election District #2: Constantia VFW, 1560 State Route 49, Constantia

    You can look up your voter registration status and your polling location, based on your mailing address, by visiting:


    Absentee Ballots

    Eligible Central Square Central School District residents who are registered voters can cast their votes by absentee ballot.  An application may be obtained by contacting Pearl Horn, District Clerk, at the Central Square District Office, 44 School Drive (located in the PVM high school), or by phone at 315-668-4220 x70221 between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. or download the file by clicking on the link below.

    Board Candidate Information

    The Central Square Central School District Board of Education Members are elected by the public at the Annual Meeting and General Election on the third Tuesday in May each year.  Incumbents whose term of office expire must run for re-election if they wish to continue service on the Board of Education.

    Anyone wishing to obtain a petition to become a candidate for one of these three vacancies may download a copy of the petition below or obtain a petition from the District Clerk, Pearl Horn, at the District Office, 44 School Drive (located in the PVM high school), Central Square, New York. Petitions must be filed with the Clerk of the Board of Education of the District by 5:00 p.m., April 22, 2019.

    Click to read the Prospective Board Member Brochure.  It's an essential tool to help you make that important decision to serve your community as a school board member.

    At the bottom of this page can be found a statement of candidate expenditures and contributions, as required for Board of Election candidates pursuant to NYS Education Law. This form is also available from the district clerk.

    Petitions nominating candidates for the office of member of the Board of Education must be filed with the District Clerk between the hours of 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, or before 5 p.m. on April 22, 2019.

    Each petition must be addressed to the District Clerk, Pearl Horn, and be signed by at least 25 qualified voters of the District, including the address of each district resident.