LAPS Holds Informational Meeting For Prospective School Board Candidates Monday: Filing Date Is Tuesday


The Local Election for Los Alamos County is Nov. 2 and four School Board seats will be on the ballot. The seats include District 1 (Pinon Elementary), Position 1 Board Member; District 2 (Chamisa Elementary), Position 2 Board Member; District 4 (Barranca Elementary and Los Alamos Middle School), Position 4 Board Member; and District 5 (Mountain Elementary and Los Alamos High School), Position 5 Board Member. All positions are four-year terms.

If you are interested in running for a seat on the School Board, you are invited to an informational meeting via Zoom on Monday, Aug. 23 from 12:00-1:00 p.m. to learn more about what this position entails. Join Zoom Meeting:

Current School Board members will be in attendance to answer questions about board roles and responsibilities. Los Alamos County Clerk Naomi Maestas will also be on hand to provide information and answer questions about filing.

Candidate Filing Day for the Los Alamos Public School District is Tuesday, Aug. 24 at the Municipal Building from 9 am to 5 pm. Please remember that masks are required indoors. For more information about Filing Day, contact the County Clerk’s office at (505) 662-8010 or

Early voting begins on October 5th.